The Bedford County Development Association is the first stop for any business person considering expanding or locating in Bedford County. In the past few years, the staff, with the assistance of federal and state legislators, has secured more than $30 million in grants or loans for projects that have provided employment for thousands of workers in the county.
For 250 years our streets, taverns, and shops of Bedford have welcomed travelers. Today we continue that rich tradition as we welcome a new generation to discover the joys of our little town. We invite you to join us and share in the passion and talent of our community.
As you travel through Everett, PA on the Lincoln Highway (Route 30) you will have the opportunity to view not only much of the history of Everett but enjoy the many unique shops, eateries and outdoor recreational opportunities. Pause a moment to view such splendid old structures as the Union Hotel, Barndollar United Methodist Church, The Foundry, Everett Railroad Station and Museum, Juniata Woolen Mill, The Hartley House, The Everett Theater, Patton House, Everett Library, the Indian Monument, and nearby covered bridges… plus many other designated homes.
Portage, Pennsylvania is located in Cambria County, PA. Portage is a small town located between Altoona and Johnstown located via routes 53 (north – south) and 164 (east to west.) Although it has a small town feel, Portage offers visitors a variety of options from great restaurants, family fun, and night life.