Welcome to the website of the Bedford Democratic Party
P.O. Box 801
Bedford Hills, NY 10507
The Bedford Democratic Committee is a registered Political Action Committee (PAC) and is legally allowed to
accept financial contributions under New York State Election Law.
Our membership is open to any registered Democrat.
Chris Burdick has been supervisor of the Town of Bedford since 2014, and he served as a Town Board member from 2008 through 2013 before being elected Supervisor.
Chris brought balance and a fresh perspective to the Town Board;
he revitalized the Board with new energy; he worked cooperatively and in a spirit of non-partisanship to get
things done. With his background in town planning and conservation, Chris successfully assisted Bedford in
cutting costs to hold down taxes and delivered on his promise to maintain the beauty and semi-rural character of
Through diligence, hard work, and compromise, Chris has helped reduce the size of town government and made it
more open and accessible. He has brought cutting edge savings through energy conservation, initiated the Dark
Skies law, and worked to solve our water issues and add the Climate Action Plan to the town’s Comprehensive
Chris continues to bring valuable knowledge and experience with town issues to the Board —
Senior Vice President and Underwriting Council for Stewart Title Insurance Company, New York Metro Area.
Chair of Bedford’s Wetlands Control Commission since 1999.
Served on Bedford’s Master Plan Review Committee.
Serves on the boards that oversee the stewardship of the Ketchum Preserve and the Westmoreland Sanctuary.
Lawyer who also has a Masters Degree from Johns Hopkins Univeresity and a BA in Economics.
Chris and his wife, Illyria, live in Bedford Village; their three children attended Bedford Central Schools.