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Posted on: September 27, 2021

Fall Festival

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Enjoy a day full of fall activities at the Fall Festival this Sunday, October 3, from 10 AM - 2 PM at the Celery Flats Historical Area (7335 Garden Lane). Take a horse-drawn carriage from the Celery Flats Historical Area to the Portage Farmers Market at C...

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Posted on: September 27, 2021

Be Bright

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Portage Parks & Recreation will illuminate cyclists on Thursday, October 7. Thanks to the sponsor, Bike Friendly Kalamazoo, free bike light sets will be handed out at Celery Flats Pavilion (7335 Garden Lane) between 5:30 – 7 PM for those wan...

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Posted on: September 24, 2021

BikePortage

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Portage Parks & Recreation is delighted to launch a new bike share program. Users can rent a bicycle from a bike station on the Portage Creek Bicentennial Park Trail, just north of the Celery Flats Pavilion. 

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Posted on: September 23, 2021

Recruiting Officers

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Find a Place to be More. It’s Here. It’s Portage! 

Portage Department of Public Safety – Police Division Releases Recruiting Video 

The Portage Department of Public Safety – Police Division is lookin...

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News & Events
Posted on: September 21, 2021

Brush Collection

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To avoid interfering with the Fall Leaf Pickup Program, the City of Portage October Quarterly Curbside Brush Collection will begin one week earlier than normally scheduled. The brush collection will begin in Zone 1 on Monday, September 27, 2021, and will ...

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Posted on: September 20, 2021

Public Safety Officers

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Portage Department of Public Safety Officers in Schools 

The Portage Department of Public Safety has two police officers assigned to serve Portage Public Schools. The School Resource Officers (SRO) play a diverse role in the schools and the commun...

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Posted on: September 2, 2021

Hate Has No Home Here

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In April 2021, the Portage City Council adopted a resolution to condemn hate crimes, hateful rhetoric, and hateful acts. The resolution stated, “As civic leaders, it is our duty to promote respect, inclusion, and a welcoming community for people of all ra...

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Posted on: September 1, 2021

CIP Survey

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Help Shape the Future of Portage 

The Portage Department of Community Development is getting ready to begin the annual process to update the Capital Improvement Program (CIP). The CIP is a ten-year plan for infrastructure improvements, including p...
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Posted on: August 10, 2021

Public Meetings

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With the return to in-person meetings, effective August 1, 2021, the use of public call-in technology will no longer be available during City of Portage public meetings. In accordance with the Open Meetings Act, City of Portage public meetings are open to...

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