Impound lot security drives committee
Bedford County Sheriff's Department is still trying to figure out the best place to place an impound lot; the department is researching a site adjoining Bedford County Highway Department, although a member of Bedford County Board of Commissioners' courthouse and property committee said Tuesday night he sees security issues at that location...
Neighbors say 'no' to proposed impound lot
A proposal to place a county impound lot on Union Street has met opposition from the neighbors, according to discussion at Tuesday night's meeting of Bedford County Board of Commissioners' law enforcement and workhouse committee, and an alternate site, which the sheriff's department was ready to propose in its stead, can't be used...
Old Med Center lot to house seized cars
Bedford County Board of Commissioners voted Tuesday night to turn a parking area at the old Bedford County Medical Center campus on Union Street into a lot for the storage of vehicles seized from drug offenders, DUI offenders and driving-on-revoked-license offenders...
Sheriff's department seeks permission to open own impound lot
Bedford County Sheriff's Department, which impounds confiscated cars at several privately-owned lots around Shelbyville, wants to operate its own impound lot, initially on land the county owns between Union and Dover streets. Sheriff Randall Boyce discussed the project Tuesday night at the meeting of Bedford County Financial Management Committee...