Public Notice: Please take notice that the Bedford County Board of Supervisors has scheduled a Work Session with VDOT on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at 5:00 pm. This Work Session will be held in addition to the Regular Meeting already scheduled for that same evening at 7:00 pm.  Both the Work Session and the Regular Meeting will be held in the Boardroom of the Bedford County Administration Office located at 122 E. Main St., Bedford, VA. The purpose of the Work Session will be to discuss road priorities.

Also, a Regular Meeting has been scheduled on June 10, 2019 at 7:00 pm. The Regular Meeting will be held in addition to the Work Session already scheduled for that same evening at 5:00 pm. Both the Work Session and the Regular Meeting will be held in the Boardroom of the Bedford County Administration Office located at 122 E. Main St., Bedford, VA. The Regular Meeting was scheduled primarily to adopt the FY2019-20 budget; however, other items will likely be added to the Regular Meeting’s agenda as needed.
 IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Request for Proposal Computer Aided Dispatch (CAD)/Public Safety Software Solution, Records Management System (RMS) 

IMPORTANT UPCOMING ELECTION INFORMATION: All Bedford County Voting precincts will have a Republican Primary to select a candidate for Sheriff. Voting precincts in the 23rd House District will also select a candidate for the House of Delegates.

If you are not already registered to vote, Virginians must apply to register to vote (or update their registration name and current address) NO LATER THAN MAY 20, 2019.

For the convenience of registered voters who need to vote by absentee ballot, your Voter Registration Office will be open from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm on June 8, 2019, in addition to normal business hours. Requests for Absentee Ballots by mail may be made no later than 5:00 pm on June 4, 2019.

If you are currently registered to vote, you do not need to re-register unless you have made a change to your address or name in which case you need to notify the Registrar in writing. You may also update your voter registration information on-line at the Department of Elections website at




Residential waste is collected through a network of waste drop-off sites and full – service collection centers. Residents may deposit normal household waste at 25 collection sites located at convenient locations throughout the County. Businesses and out-of-county residents are not allowed to use these collection centers.

Bedford County Collection Sites that are open 24 hours a day for depositing bagged household waste only:

  • Otter River 18668 Wyatts Way, Evington
  • Thaxton 1010 Little Apple Drive, Thaxton
  • Shady Grove 2544 Jordantown Road, Blue Ridge
  • Bunker Hill 1833 Bunker Hill Loop, Bedford
  • Whitehouse 2967 Fairview Church Road, Huddleston
  • Hardy 202 Bandy Mill Road, Hardy 
  • Huddleston 1098 Whistlestop Way, Huddleston
  • Body Camp 2673 Wilson Church Road, Bedford
  • Coleman Falls 5514 Lee Jackson Hwy, Coleman Falls
  • Glenwood 2602 Glenwood Drive, Bedford
  • Northside 5316 Peaks Road, Bedford
  • Leesville Lake 5573 Chellis Ford Road, Lynch Station

Seven of the County collection centers are full service and allow disposal of bagged household waste, furniture and appliances(TV’s, washers and dryers, water heaters, household furniture) and recycling. All of these sites are open daily 7AM-7PM with attendants on duty to help residents with any questions that they may have.

Spring Yard Waste Collection is from April 15 – May 15 and Fall Yard Waste Collection is from October 15 – November 15. (Limbs, branches, leaves, grass clippings are examples of items that are accepted).

These sites are as follows:

  • Blackwater 2477 Blackwater Road, Forest
  • Forest 16169 Forest Road, Forest
  • Stewartsville 1062 Drewrys Hill Road, Vinton
  • Otterville 1718 Jopling Road, Bedford 
  • Moneta 12341 Moneta Road Moneta
  • Boonsboro 100 Tamer Lane, Lynchburg 
  • Montvale 1075 Beale Trail Road, Montvale 
  • Chamblissburg 1048 Morgans Mill Road, Goodview

Three sites are open daily from 7AM – 7 PM and allows for disposal of bagged household waste and recycling:

  • Goode 1242 Pilgrim Road, Goode
  • Falling Creek 1974 Falling Creek Road, Bedford
  • Stone Mountain 1832 Radford Church Road, Moneta

Two sites are open 24 hours and allow for disposal of bagged household waste and recycling.

  • Big Island 1080 Old School Road, Big Island
  • Landfill Collection Center 1060 Recycle Rd., Bedford