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Posted on: May 27, 2022

Memorial Day

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Memorial Day is a time to honor all who have died in military service. Portage City Hall and all other non-emergency city offices will be closed on Monday, May 30 in observance of the holiday and will reopen on Tuesday, May 31 at 8 AM.  In an eve...

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

Geo Mystery Tour

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The Geo Mystery Tour Returns With Fantastic Forage

Join Portage Parks & Recreation for the June Geo Mystery Tour, Fantastic Forage.  On this adventure, geocachers will use GPS coordinates to find clues in Portage parks then learn more about fo...

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Posted on: May 24, 2022

Road Closure - S Westnedge Ave

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Delayed Road Closure and Detour Route - South Westnedge Avenue - Parkland Terrace to Crockett Avenue

Due to the forecast of inclement weather, the sanitary sewer repairs on South Westnedge Avenue between Parkland Terrace and Crockett Avenue have been resch...

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Posted on: May 24, 2022

Lane Closures - S Westnedge Ave

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South Westnedge Avenue Lane Closure - Ruth Street to Dawnlee Avenue

Beginning on Tuesday, May 24, 2022 at 8 AM, there will be intermittent outside lane closures on South Westnedge Avenue from Ruth Street to Dawnlee Avenue to facilitate sidewalk improvement...

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

FREE Bike Valet

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FREE BIKE VALET AT THE PORTAGE FARMERS MARKET BEGINS MAY 15 !The Portage Farmers Market is proud to be a bike-friendly space and supports the cycling community. Beginning May 15, you can ride your bike to the Portage Farmers Market and park it at the bike...

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Posted on: May 11, 2022

Storm Drainage Improvements

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Storm drainage improvements have begun at 8220 Valleywood Lane on the west side between Dogwood Drive and the south end.  The contractor, Cripps Fontaine Excavating, Inc. of Kalamazoo, will be clearing trees, ditch grading, and performing the ins...

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Posted on: May 9, 2022

Deadline Approaching

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The submission deadline for the Annual Portage Parks & Recreation Photo Contest is June 3, 2022. Every year, Portage Parks & Recreation collaborates with the Arts Council of Greater Kalamazoo to get a glimpse of Portage Parks through the lens of t...

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Posted on: May 5, 2022

Farmers Market Opening

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Opening Day for the 2022 Portage Farmers Market season is Sunday, May 8, 2022. The Portage Farmers Market will operate every Sunday from May 8 to October 16, 9 AM – 1 PM.  The market is located in the Portage City Hall parking lot at 79...

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Posted on: May 3, 2022

Energy Efficiency Projects

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The City of Portage identifies itself as “a natural place to move.” With building improvements that will reduce energy usage and greenhouse gas emissions, the city is further demonstrating its support of long-term environmental quality and carbon footprin...

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