Church/Grove/Evers Paving: The contractor is nearing completion of the removal and installation of curbs and driveway entrances along S. Church St. Beginning next week, October 23, the contractor will be working on the drive approach at the Police Division. This work is anticipated to last through the week and will affect the turn lane in … Continue reading Construction Update
“Trick or Treat” night will be held on October 31 from 6:30 to 8:00 pm in Bowling Green. Citizens handing out treats should indicate participation by turning on porch lights. Those driving during the evening of October 31 are asked to drive slowly and with caution, being mindful of the large number of pedestrians that evening.
Upcoming Public Meetings: Board of Public Utilities is scheduled to meet October 23 at 5:00 pm in Council Chamber, 304 N. Church St. Parks and Recreation Board is scheduled to meet October 24 at 7:00 pm in the Simpson Building, 1291 Conneaut Ave. Fire Division Open House – October 21 The Fire Station at 1060 … Continue reading News from BG: October 18, 2017
Upcoming Public Meetings: City Council is scheduled to meet October 16 at 7:00 pm in Council Chamber. Tree Commission is scheduled to meet October 17 at 4:00 pm in Council Chamber. Bicycle Safety Commission is scheduled to meet October 17 at 6:00 pm in Council Chamber. BGSU Homecoming The BGSU Homecoming Parade is scheduled to … Continue reading News from BG: October 12, 2017
Upcoming Public Meetings: Planning Commission is scheduled to meet tonight, October 4, at 7:00 pm in Council Chamber, 304 N. Church St. Human Relations Commission is scheduled to meet October 6 at 8:00 am in Council Chamber. Board of Public Utilities is scheduled to meet October 9 at 5:00 pm in Council Chamber. Board of … Continue reading News from BG: October 4, 2016
The Bowling Green Tree Commission will host a class on the topic “Could my tree fail?” on Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 9-10 am at Carter Park. The event is free to the public. We will meet near the picnic shelters and discuss tree risk. Those attending will learn some of the signs that a … Continue reading Tree Commission Seminar – “Could My Tree Fail?”
In conjunction with the Bowling Green State University 2017 Homecoming parade on Friday, October 13, temporary road closures and other traffic restrictions will occur. The parade will begin at 5:30 pm on Friday, October 13 on South Grove Street and proceed to the east along Wooster Street, ending at Mercer. Below are the traffic impacts … Continue reading 2017 BGSU Homecoming Parade: Street Closings and Traffic Impact
The City of Bowling Green has contracted with Nelson Tree Service to conduct tree work along West Wooster St – from Buttonwood to Haskins on the south side of the road, and from Haskins to Stonegate Blvd on the north side of the road. The work is necessary for electrical line clearance. The project is … Continue reading West Wooster Tree Work
The Ohio Chapter of the American Planning Association (APA Ohio) has announced the winners of the 2017 Ohio Planning Awards. The biennial awards program honors outstanding planning and planning leadership in Ohio, recognizing the highest levels of achievement. APA Ohio presented the following awards at the 2017 APA Ohio Statewide Planning Conference in Athens today, … Continue reading APA OHIO PRESENTS 2017 OHIO PLANNING AWARDS
Bowling Green has a tradition of being a bicycle friendly community. In 2013, BG was officially named a “Cyclist Friendly Community” by the Ohio Bicycle Federation, and in 2016, the City partnered with a bicycling advocacy group called “Yay Bikes!” to learn more about bicycle safety education and engineering. Yay Bikes emphasizes the “6 E” … Continue reading Sharrows – What Are These?