Winter Storm May Dump Lots of Snow on Bedford Overnight ~ What’s Closed? What’s Open?

December 16, 2020
The National Weather Service/Boston’s snow forecast at 3 pm on Wednesday, December 16, 2020


Due to the winter storm predicted for Wednesday night into the next morning, Town offices will be closed on Thursday, December 17, 2020. Thank you for your patience as responses to emails and voicemails may be delayed.

Emergency Services

There is no impact on emergency services—as always, please call 911 for emergencies.

Bedford School Department

Superintendent Philip Conrad emailed school families to say that school is canceled and that no classes will be held on Thursday. Schools will reopen on Friday, December 18 for all Cohort B and C students.

Other Town Services

Scheduled public (virtual) meetings will proceed as normal.

Council on Aging (virtual) programs will proceed as normal

Bedford Free Public Library book pick-ups are canceled on Thursday

The Bedford Food Bank was held on Wednesday, December 16, from 4:00-5:30pm instead of Thursday this week. Details can be found at or by calling 781-275-7727.

If Your Power Goes Off

In the event that you lose power, you can call Eversource at 800-592-2000 to report the outage, or get updates. Check the MEMA Outage Map, another resource.

Reminders from the DPW and the Bedford Fire Department

Please stay safe, and keep off the roads if possible so we can clear them as safely and efficiently as possible!

Plowed snow is not to be placed in the streets or on sidewalks

The Town would appreciate your assistance with keeping fire hydrants clear of snow so that the Fire Department can access them in the event of an emergency

Residents are requested to avoid parking on streets during the storm and subsequent snow removal operations (overnight parking on streets is prohibited).

Thank you for your cooperation.

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