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Public Notice: The Bedford County Broadband Authority has scheduled a Special Called Meeting on Monday, March 18, 2019 at 5:00 pm in the boardroom in the Bedford County Administration Building, 122 East Main Street, Bedford, Virginia, to authorize County staff to develop and submit the application for the Tobacco Region Revitalization Commission grant.

Following the Special Called Meeting the Broadband Authority will adjourn, and the Board of Supervisors will proceed to hold the Budget Work Session already scheduled for that same evening.


Public Notice Liberty University has cancelled their scheduled March 19, 2019 public hearing for the rezoning and special use permit applications involving the New London Airport until further notice so they can schedule a community meeting in the coming weeks to explain the proposal to the neighboring community members.


Public Notice:  Please take notice that the Bedford County Board of Supervisors Public Works Committee will meet on Thursday, March 21st, 2019 at 5:00 pm in the Administration Conference Room of the County Administration Building, 122 E. Main St., Bedford, VA. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss various issues in the Solid Waste Department


Public Notice: Please take notice that the Bedford County Board of Supervisors Personnel Committee will meet on Thursday, March 21, 2019 at 6:30 pm. in the Administration Meeting Room of the County Administration Building located at 122 East Main Street, Bedford, Virginia. The purpose of the meeting will be to discuss new/reclassified position requests.

Vital Statistics

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Tax Rates

TYPE EFFECTIVE RATE
IMPORTANT DATES

Personal Property
Includes cars, boats, trailers, aircraft,

business equipment, etc. 

$2.35 per $100 value (vehicles)  Due
December 5
 
Real Estate  $0.52 per $100
assessed value
 
First Half Payment
Due June 5
Final Payment
Due
December 5
 
Merchant's Capital
Eliminated in 2011  
   
Machinery and Tools
Manufacturers only 
$1.20 per $100 value
(on 20% of assessed
value for effective
rate of $1.20)
 
Due
December 5
 
Motor Vehicle Decals  No longer issued   
Consumer Utility:
Electricity
(Residential) 
10% of first $15  Included in
monthly bill 
Consumer Utility:
Electricity
(Commercial/industrial) 
10% of first $250  Included in
monthly bill
 
Consumer Utility:
Telephone
(Residential) 
10% of first $10  Included in
monthly bill 
Consumer Utility:
Natural Gas
(Residential)
10% of first $15  Included in
monthly bill 
Consumer Utility:
Natural Gas
(Commercial/industrial) 
10% of first $250 

Included in
monthly bill

 


Demographics

Year Population
2011 69,379
2010 68,656
2009 66,856
2008 66,460
2007 65,712
2006 65,033
2005 63,787
2004 62,700

 

Proivisional Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service  Estimates
**US Census Bureau

Per Capita Income
2008
$39,114

(Bureau of Economic Analysis)