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Posted on: July 12, 2018

Construction on Centre

Road Work Ahead

Construction will begin on West Centre Avenue from 12th Street to Oakland Drive on July 16, 2018, weather permitting.  This section of West Centre Avenue will undergo improvements consisting of milling the existing pavement, installation of concr...

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Posted on: July 11, 2018

Shakespeare in the Park

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The Kalamazoo Civic Theatre Academy of Theatre Arts presents Shakespeare Outside: The Comedy of Errors July 18 - 22 at the Celery Flats Amphitheatre (7334 Garden Lane).  Shakespeare's shortest and most farcical play about mistaken identity has ev...

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Posted on: July 2, 2018

Paint the Plow Contest

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The City of Portage Department of Public Services partnered with Portage Public Schools for the third annual “Paint the Plow” program. Students at Central and Northern high schools, Central, North and West middle schools and Central, Haverhill and Lake Ce...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Your Ideas Count!

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The City of Portage Neighborhood and Community Enhancement Program is intended to fund public space project proposals submitted by resident groups, non-profit organizations and neighborhood and/or business associations.  Examples of project propo...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Ramona Park Admission

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For the 2018 beach season, the City of Portage has waived admission fees for Portage residents!

Ramona Park Beach offers a sandy swim area with lifeguards, boat rentals, concessions, picnic areas, a fishing dock, beach volleyball, an accessible playground,...

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Posted on: September 21, 2017

Summer Movies

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Portage Parks and Recreation presents a summer movie series at the Celery Flats Historical Area (7328 Garden Lane) on select Friday nights throughout the summer. All movies will be lawn seating and start around 9 p.m. Entrance is free and light concession...

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