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Posted on: February 3, 2024

Boil Water Advisory – Lifted

2024 02-03 Boil Water Advisory Lifted- Connecticut, New Hampshire, S. Westnedge

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Posted on: February 2, 2024

Boil Water Advisory

2024 02-01 Boil Water Advisory Connecticut, New Hampshire, S. Westnedge

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Posted on: November 30, 2023

Armed Robbery

23-36016 Armed Robbery

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Posted on: October 24, 2023

Shots Fired UPDATE

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Posted on: October 23, 2023

Shots Fired

23-32074 Shots Fired - Gladys

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Posted on: August 23, 2023

Boil Water Advisory

2023 08-23 WMB-BWA Tattersall-Robinswood

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Posted on: July 6, 2023

Stabbing UPDATE

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Posted on: July 5, 2023

Stabbing

23-20334 Stabbing

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Posted on: June 20, 2023

Shots Fired #UPDATE

23-18496 Shots Fired UPDATE

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Posted on: June 20, 2023

Weaver Drive Fire

Weaver Fire 23-02530

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Posted on: June 20, 2023

Shots Fired

Shots Fired 23-18496

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Posted on: June 9, 2023

Fatal Crash

23-17568 Fatal Crash

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Posted on: May 25, 2023

Shooting

2023 05-25 Shooting

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Posted on: March 29, 2023

2023 03-29 Stabbing

2023 03-29 Stabbing

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Posted on: February 23, 2024

Lane Closure - South Westnedge Avenue

2024 02-24  South Westnedge Avenue Hudson Intersection

On Tuesday, February 27, 2024, the southbound curb lane of South Westnedge Avenue at JL Hudson Drive will be closed to facilitate the replacement of a Consumers Energy utility pole on the southwest corner of the intersection, weather permitting. ...

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Posted on: February 23, 2024 | Last Modified on: August 9, 2023

Registration Is Now Open For Adult Softball!

Softball Registration Now Open_

Join our adult slow-pitch softball league, where the thrill of the game meets the camaraderie of the community. Catering to both co-ed teams on Mondays and Tuesdays and men's teams on Wednesdays and Thursdays, our league provides a fantastic oppo...

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Posted on: February 21, 2024

Council Capsule

Website Bug

The Portage City Council met on Tuesday, February 20. Below is a summary of Council actions. Watch the meeting video here: https://portagemi.portal.civicclerk.com/event/1991/media.

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Posted on: February 19, 2024

Watch the 2024 Black History Month Celebration with Dr. Sian Proctor Now!

BHM Presentation WATCH NOW

In celebration of Black History Month, the City of Portage hosted a special speaker, Dr. Sian Proctor, at the Air Zoo on Saturday, February 3, 2024. Dr. Proctor is a geoscientist, space artist, and astronaut. She was the mission pilot for SpaceX Inspirati...

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Posted on: January 19, 2024

Portage Connect - Presidential Primary & Early Voting

Feb 2024 PortageConnect Early Voting

City Clerk, Erica Eklov joins host Mary Ruple to discuss the Presidential Primary, Early Voting, and more.  Click HERE to listen.  If you have a podcast idea, send an email to publicinformation@portagemi.gov.&a...

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Posted on: February 1, 2024

Black History Month

Black History Month

February is Black History Month. Since 1976, every American president has designated February as Black History Month and endorsed a specific theme. The Black History Month 2024 theme is “African Americans and the Arts.” To learn more a...

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Posted on: February 8, 2024

Now Accepting Vendor Applications

PFM Now Accepting Vendor Applications

The Portage Farmers Market is now accepting vendor applications for its 2024 season. The market takes place every Sunday from May 5 to October 13 from 9 AM to 1 PM at Portage City Hall, 7900 South Westnedge Avenue. Approximately 30,000 customers shop loca...

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Posted on: February 7, 2024 | Last Modified on: August 9, 2023

RFB - Water Service Line Excavation & Material Identification

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The City of Portage invites interested contractors to submit a sealed bid for the provision of construction and inspection services of 350 water services to document materials on both the public and private sides of the existing water curb stops to includ...

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Posted on: February 14, 2024

Portage Connect - Portage Farmers Market Applications & Vendor Meeting

PortageConnect Portage Farmers Market

Brianna Wurtsmith, the Farmers Market Manager, joins host Mary Ruple to discuss the 2024 Portage Farmers Market, how to apply to the market, and the Vendor Meeting on February 29 at Portage Parks & Recreation, 320 Library Lane. Listen HERE. If you hav...

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Posted on: January 19, 2024

7th Annual Portage Community Art Award Call to Artists

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The City of Portage announces the 7th Annual Portage Community Art Award in conjunction with the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts’ (KIA) annual West Michigan Area Show (WMAS). The WMAS is a juried exhibition of the visual arts from community talent sp...

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Posted on: January 18, 2024

The Ice Rink at Millennium Park OPENS!

Ice Rink Opening

Exciting News! After facing some challenges from Mother Nature and a few technical hiccups, we're thrilled to announce that the ICE RINK AT MILLENNIUM PARK will officially OPEN for the season on Friday, January 19!  Bundle up, lace up your skates...

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Posted on: January 16, 2024

Utility Bill Payment Assistance

Utility Assistance January 30 and February 27

Need help paying your water bill? The City of Portage has partnered with Community Action to host two walk-in days for residential customers in need of utility bill payment assistance on January 30 & February 27, 2024, from 9 AM - 2 PM at Portage City...

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