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Parks & Recreation

  1. City Hall Exhibitions: Portage City Centre: 1838 to NOW

    March 3, 2023, 8:00 AM - May 31, 2023, 5:00 PM

    City Hall (7900 South Westnedge Avenue)

    Rotating exhibitions that focus on local arts, nature, and history are displayed in the lobby at Portage City Hall (7900 South Westnedge Avenue) throughout the year. These exhibitions are FREE to the public and are open Monday through Friday from 8 AM to 5 PM. Travel through time to see what the Portage City Centre looked like in its early years and explore how the city has evolved over time.

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  2. Bike Expeditions

    May 13, 2023 - October 1, 2023

    Locations vary

    Celebrate the 12th annual Kalamazoo Area Bike Week from May 13 - 20, 2023. Enjoy the many benefits of cycling during National Bike Month by participating in NEW self-guided bike tours in the beautiful City of Portage. Choose one or all adventures and explore at your leisure. This program launches on Saturday, May 13, and continues until October 1, 2023.

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  3. Birders Academy: Youth

    May 18, 2023, 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM

    Sessions 1 - 5:  Portage Parks & Recreation (320 Library Lane)

    Session 6:  Schrier Park (850 West Osterhout Avenue)

    Break out the binoculars, it’s time to go birding! This course is for students grades 4 and 5, ages 9 to 11, and is led by members of the Audubon Society of Kalamazoo. Learn bird basics including behavior, habitat, visual identification, birdsong identification, and migration. Participants will spend a portion of each session using binoculars to identify birds. A culminating field trip at Schrier Park will provide an opportunity to put new knowledge and skills to work during peak spring bird migration. Supplies for birding will be provided for use in the course. This program will require students to go outdoors, so weather-appropriate clothing is recommended. Scholarships are available for this program. Please call Portage Parks & Recreation for more information at (269) 329-4522.

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Planning Commission Meeting

  1. Planning Commission Meeting (3rd week)

    May 18, 2023, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
    Portage City Hall - City Council Chambers

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Public Works

  1. Brush and Bagged Leaf Collection - Zone 3

    May 15, 2023 - May 19, 2023

    The City of Portage operates a brush collection program that includes the collection of loose brush during the months of January, May, July, and October. The program also includes the collection of Christmas trees in January and bagged leaves/ornamental grasses in May. For collection purposes, the city is divided into four collection zones.

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