Located in Bedford County,PA, the Authority was created to service Bedford Township citizens with public water, using a system of water wells, and to convey wastewater to Bedford Borough wastewater treatment plant, for the citizens of Bedford Township.
The office of the BTMA is located in the Bedford Township Municipal Building at 1007 Shed Road, Suite 102, Bedford, PA 15522. The office is open during the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Monday - Friday. The telephone 814-623-7879 / fax 814-310-0616 Email @ [email protected] The Authority's mailing address is 1007 Shed Rd., Bedford, PA 15522
The Authority is managed by an appointed five member board of directors who hold public meetings every first Wednesday of each month at 4:00 p.m. The meetings are held in the Bedford Township Municipal Building at 1007 Shed Road, Bedford, PA.
The Authority employees 5 full time people and one part-time secretary.
The manager, Amy Melius, can be reached by telephoning the office.
The Authority has Stiffler, McGraw & Associates, Inc., 1731 N. Juniata St. Hollidaysburg, PA retained as their engineering firm. Timothy Cooper being the contact at Stiffler,McGraw. The Authority has Attorney Dean Crabtree, Esquire, Bedford,PA. retained as solicitor.
The Authority has quarterly sewer/water billing to over 1,000 connected township properties and the rate for water is $12.50 per 1,000 gallons and the rate for sewer is $18.50 per 1,000 gallons with a minimum billing of 6,000 gallons per quarter. The Authority maintains specification for infrastructure with a set of Rules and Regulations.
PLEASE UPDATE BTMA OFFICE WITH DIRECT CONTACT INFORMATION FOR ANY EMERGENCY NOTIFICATION.
Payment is due in the BTMA office by 3:30pm on the due date to avoid late fees.
To view your account or make a payment online go to https://bedfordtwp.authoritypay.com. There is no fee for paying with an electronic check from your bank account. A service fee of 2.65% of the transaction amount applies to credit card payments. This fee is collected by the third party vendor at the time of the transaction.
A drop box is available outside the office for deposit of payments. Cash, check and credit card payments are accepted in the office M-F 7:30am to 3:30pm.