News Flash

Posted on: February 2, 2023

Where Is Mr. Crispy? He's At Veterans Memorial Park!

Where is Mr Crispy Veterans Memorial Reveal

Where’s Mr. Crispy? You guessed it...he’s at Veterans Memorial Park! Veterans Memorial Park was dedicated in 2005 and some amenities include walking trails, nature trails, and a bike trail. This park contains a special memorial unlike ...

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News & Events
Posted on: December 1, 2022

Envision the Future!

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Envision the Future!

The City of Portage, MI is developing a new Master Plan that will serve as a roadmap to direct future growth and development in the city. Your participation is key in the creation of the Plan! We invite you to share your vision by visi...

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News & Events
Posted on: January 30, 2023

Annual Vendor Meeting

PFM Annual Vendor Meeting 1200

The Portage Farmers Market annual vendor meeting will be held at Portage Parks & Recreation (320 Library Lane) on Monday, February 13, 2023 at 5:30 PM. This meeting is for new and returning vendors, as well as aspiring vendors. 

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News & Events
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Portage Connect *Special Edition* - Black History Month Presentation

PortageConnect Black History Month Presentation

Portage City Councilmember and guest host Vic Ledbetter sits down with the featured speaker of the Black History Month Presentation, Lt. General Russel L. Honoré , for an in-depth conversation in this special Portage Connect Podcast.  ...

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News & Events
Posted on: January 26, 2023

Portage Connect - YAC Winter Snow Party!

PortageConnectYACWinterSnowParty

Riley from the Youth Advisory Committee (YAC) joins host Mary Ruple to discuss the YAC Winter Snow Party, the committee objectives, how to join, and more. The YAC Winter Snow Party! takes place on Saturday, February 2 from 12 - 3 PM. If you have a podcast...

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News & Events
Posted on: January 25, 2023

Adopt-A-Critter

Adopt A Critter Janaury Valentines 2023

Looking for a unique gift idea? Support Portage park wildlife with the Adopt-A-Critter program. The adoption package costs $35 and includes a plush critter, and adoption certificate, a carrying case, and a trading card. These critters make the PERFECT gif...

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News & Events
Posted on: January 25, 2023

City Council Capsule

Website Bug

January 24, 2023, City Council Capsule
The following individuals were appointed to City Council Advisory Boards and Commissions:
>> Karl Hokenmaier to the Senior Citizens Advisory Board as an Alternate member with a term ending October 1, 2026;
>>...
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News & Events
Posted on: January 4, 2023

Black History Month Presentation

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Portage Welcomes Lt. General Russel L. Honoré for Annual Black History Month Presentation

The City of Portage Black History Month Presentation on Saturday, February 4 at the Air Zoo will feature Lt. General Russel L. Honoré, ...

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News & Events
Posted on: December 7, 2022

Renew Your Dog's License

Renew Your Dog License 2022_

Kalamazoo County Animal Services and Enforcement (KCASE) and the City of Portage encourage you to purchase or renew your 2023 dog license(s) online. Visit ase.kalcounty.com to update your contact information, upload proof of sterilization and updated rabi...

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News & Events
Posted on: October 20, 2022

Heated Restrooms and Plowed Recreation Trails in Portage Parks

2022 PR Heated Restrooms Plowed Trails

As temperatures begin to drop, Portage Parks & Recreation will continue to provide ample outdoor recreation opportunities.  All City of Portage parks will remain open from 7 AM to 7 PM daily.  During late fall, winter and early sprin...

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News Flash

Posted on: January 27, 2023

FREE Car Seat Safety Check Up

2023 01-27 Car Seat Event

News Releases
Posted on: January 20, 2023

Train Collides With Vehicle

2023 01-20 Crash on Tracks - Train Collision

News Releases
Posted on: December 19, 2022

Boil Water Advisory – Lifted

2022 12-15 WMB  BWA Greenbriar

News Releases
Posted on: December 12, 2022

Oakland Drive Erosion Repair

2022 12-09 Oakland Drive Erosion Repair

News Releases
Posted on: December 9, 2022

Portage Road Lane Closures

2022 12-09 Portage Road Lane Closures

News Releases
Posted on: November 28, 2022

Stuff a Fire Truck On

2022 11-28 Stuff a Fire Truck Food Drive

News Releases
Posted on: November 17, 2022

Arrest Made in August Murder

2022 11-17 Arrest in Murder Case

News Releases
Posted on: October 14, 2022

Finish The Mural Event

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News Releases
Posted on: October 12, 2022

Portage School Cell Phone

2022 10-12 Portage School Cell Phone

News Releases
Posted on: September 6, 2022

First Call Closes Out the Summer Concert Series on September 8

NEWS RELEASE

  

                                 Contact:   Kathleen Hoyle, D...

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News Releases
Posted on: August 30, 2022

Invitation for Input: Parks 5-Year Recreation and Open Space Plan

NEWS RELEASE 

Contact: Kathleen Hoyle, Director Parks & Recreation(269) 329-4522

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 30, 2022

The City of Portage has initiated a planning process to update the Parks 5-Year Recreation and Open Space Plan. &n...

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News Releases
Posted on: August 23, 2022

Parker Hannifin Corporation Donates Bike Repair Station

NEWS RELEASE

Contact: Kathleen Hoyle, Director Parks & Recreation  (269) 329-4522 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 24, 2022 

Parker Hannifin Corporation Donates Bike Repair Station - Ribbon Cutting Scheduled&...

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News Releases
Posted on: August 5, 2022

Romence Road Reconstruction - Angling Road to Oakland Drive

NEWS RELEASE

CONTACT:  Kendra Gwin, DirectTransportation & Utilities269) 329-4422

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEAugust 5, 2022 

Beginning Monday, August 8 at 6 AM, Romence Road from Angling Road to Oakland Drive will be open for eastbound traffi...

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News Releases
Posted on: August 5, 2022

Portage Road Water Main Installation Northbound Lane Closure

NEWS RELEASE

CONTACT:  Kendra Gwin, DirectorTransportation & Utilities(269) 329-4422

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 5, 2022     

 

Beginning Monday, August 8 at 8 AM, the northbound curb lane of Portage ...

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News Releases
Posted on: August 5, 2022

PDPS News Release

NEWS RELEASE

CONTACT: Portage Department of Public SafetyLt. Joe McDonnell(269) 329-4567

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEDate: August 5, 2022 Case No. 22-22457

 

On August 5, 2022, at approximately 10:15 a.m., Portage Public Safety fire and police divi...

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