The Recreation Department strives to offer a variety of programs
throughout the year. These programs are intended to reflect the interests of and to foster a sense of community among Bedford
Programs are self-supporting and costs are kept to a minimum
thanks to the volunteer effort of many dedicated residents. The administration of the Department is supported by funds appropriated at the annual Town Meeting.
Department guidelines and policies are established by a five
member Commission that is appointed by the Board of Selectmen.
The Commission meets once per month at the Town Hall. Meeting
notices are posted with the Town Clerk. Meetings are open to the
The Recreation Commission is responsible for the promotion and oversight of citizen recreation programs for the Town.
The Recreation Commission shall promote recreation, identify facility needs, conduct recreation programs, and manage land and buildings designated for recreation and playground uses.