News Flash

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: November 30, 2022

Boards & Commissions

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Are you interested in local government, serving your fellow citizens, and helping your city grow and thrive? If you said yes to all three, then volunteering at the City of Portage is for you! The city is seeking dedicated volunteers to serve on certain ad...

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News & Events
Posted on: November 28, 2022

Stuff a Fire Truck

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On Sunday, December 11, the Portage Department of Public Safety will host “Stuff a Fire Truck,” a donation drive benefitting Twelve Baskets Food Pantry, from 10 AM to 3 PM at Sam’s Club on South Westnedge Avenue.  Do...

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News & Events
Posted on: November 18, 2022

Traditional Holiday & Tree Lighting Ceremony

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Experience the spirit of the holiday season this Saturday, December 3, at the City of Portage Traditional Holiday & Tree Lighting Ceremony.  Begin the night at the City Centre Mayor’s Tree.  At 6 PM, the winner of the &...

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News & Events
Posted on: November 17, 2022

Portage Holiday Market

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Portage Holiday Market Returns Saturday, December 3

The Portage Holiday Market will take place on Saturday, December 3 from 9 AM to 2 PM at the Portage Zhang Senior Center, 203 East Centre Avenue.  

Shop from local vendors selling gifts, art, stock...

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News & Events
Posted on: November 11, 2022

Portage Connect - Winter Driving & Package Safety

PortageConnect Winter Driving Package Safety

Lieutenant Matt Wolfe from Portage Public Safety - Police Division joins host Mary Ruple to discuss winter driving safety, holiday parcel safety, and holiday shopping safety. Click HERE to listen.  If you have a podcast idea, send us an email a p...

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News & Events
Posted on: October 24, 2022

Student Loan Debt Relief

Student Debt Loan Relief

APPLY FOR FEDERAL STUDENT LOAN DEBT RELIEF.  This one-time debt relief is provided by the U.S. Department of Education (ED) as part of the Biden-Harris Administration student debt relief plan. It’s a program that provides eligible borro...

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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 & Events

News Flash

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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