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Posted on: November 12, 2021

BG Police Citizen Outreach Program (COP) Makes Lasting Impact

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The Bowling Green Police Division recently hosted their first Citizen Outreach Program (COP) on October 28th and November 4th, 2021, to give community members a direct experience of what they do for the city. “The Citizen Outreach Program was developed as...

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Posted on: November 4, 2021

BGHA Rental Assistance

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The Bowling Green Housing Agency provides rental assistance according to the regulations of the United States Department of Housing and Urban Development. Assistance is given within the city limits of Bowling Green, Ohio to low-income individuals and fami...

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Posted on: November 2, 2021

Thurstin Avenue closure begins Nov. 8

On November 8th at 5:00 a.m., Thurstin Ave. from Wooster to Ridge streets, will close in preparation of the demolition of Bowling Green State University’s Administration Building.  

This closure is expected to last through January 6, 202...

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Posted on: October 28, 2021

B.G. Transit to offer free rides for COVID-19 Vaccinations and Boosters

BG Transit Free Rides For Vaccinations and Boosters

The City of Bowling Green is offering free B.G. Transit rides to and from COVID-19 vaccination and booster shot locations and events.  We recommend requests for rides be made at least 24 hours in advance of the time needed.  Passengers m...

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Posted on: October 26, 2021

Park's Restroom Closures

The East restrooms at City Park in addition to the Restrooms at Carter park will be closed for the season effective immediately. These closures are due to winterizing. The City Park skate park restrooms will remain open Monday through Friday 8:00 am- 3:00...

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Posted on: October 7, 2021

Mayor Aspacher and Chief of Police Hetrick Joint Statement

Chief Hetrick and I are deeply concerned with recent incidents within our downtown.  We met with local bar owners who share this concern and we collectively have made plans to address these current safety issues.  The resounding sentimen...

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Posted on: September 8, 2021

Bowling Green Fire Division Receives AHA’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Gold Achievement Award

The Bowling Green Fire Division has received the American Heart Association’s Mission: Lifeline® EMS Gold Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures to treat patients who suffer severe heart attacks.  

Each year, more...

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Posted on: June 29, 2021

City Designated as Certified Local Government by National Park Service

The City of Bowling Green, Ohio is proud to announce its certification, by the National Park Service, as a recognized Certified Local Government (CLG) effective June 16, 2021.  Bowling Green, through the hard work of the city’s Historic...

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Posted on: June 23, 2021

New Website Launched!

For the past several months, Bowling Green has been partnering with CivicPlus and the Bowling Green Economic Development Office to redesign the City’s website to better serve and promote the community. The refreshed site went live on Tuesday, Ju...

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Posted on: June 4, 2021

Utility Insights Available

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The Aclara ACE platform provides utilities and their customers data-driven tools that enable customers with personalized and actionable solutions that heighten energy cost awareness and promote energy and water efficiency.

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Posted on: June 12, 2021

Pilot Food Waste Drop Off

Residential Food Waste Drop off Site

To help reduce the amount of food waste being sent to landfills, the City of Bowling Green has launched a 6-month Pilot Residential Food Waste Drop Off.  The Drop Off became available to Bowling Green residents on March 26, 2021.  The Ci...

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

2020 Consumer Confidence Report

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The city publishes and distributes an annual water quality brochure that explains a variety of water quality and health related issues concerning the cities water supply.

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

Website Personalization Now Available!

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: November 22, 2016

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Posted on: September 28, 2021

BOWLING GREEN POLICE DIVISION TO HOST CITIZEN OUTREACH PROGRAM

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The Citizen Outreach Program (COP) is designed to bring the community and police together in a learning environment.  Citizens will have an internal look at the Bowling Green Police Division’s operation, training, and be able to connect with Divi...

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Posted on: November 16, 2021

The City of Bowling Green is Accepting Scholarship Applications

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The City of Bowling Green is accepting scholarship applications in the memory of Lyle B. Wright and Richard H. Gorsuch for their exemplary leadership in public power.  The nominee will be reviewed by the American Municipal Power Selection Committ...

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Posted on: July 26, 2021

Rooftop Solar: Is It Right For My Home?

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Rooftop Solar: Is it Right for my Home?

As a member of American Municipal Power (AMP), Bowling Green is one of 135 municipal members who have partnered together to expand our ability to provide a reliable, sustainable, and cost competitive electri...
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Posted on: August 31, 2021

Hydrant Flushing and Testing Program

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Hydrant Flushing and Testing Program

The Water Distribution Division will begin the process of flushing and testing fire hydrants on Tuesday, September 7. Crews will begin by flushing the transmission mains and then will move into the 4th Ward. Once comple...

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Posted on: September 7, 2021

Restoration Project Planned for Wintergarden/St. Johns Nature Preserve

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Restoration Project Planned for Wintergarden/St. Johns Nature Preserve

In 2019, the City installed drainage tiles to address the flooding issues in the front of the Wintergarden/St. Johns Nature Preserve.  Now that this issue has been addressed, a...

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Posted on: September 23, 2021

2021 Family First Friday Fun Nights

Family First Friday Fun Nights Fall and Winter 2021

The Bowling Green Parks & Recreation Department would like to invite you to a night of family fun with a new event held every month this Fall & Winter: 2021 Family First Friday Fun Nights at the BG Community Center.

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Posted on: October 20, 2021

Pumpkin Recycling

Pumpkin Recycling

In 2014, the U.S. Department of Energy estimated that out of the 1.9 billion pounds of pumpkins grown, 1.3 billion pounds were thrown away, instead of being consumed or composted.  City of Bowling Green residents are encouraged to recycle their p...

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Posted on: November 1, 2021

Bowling Green Municipal Utilities Recognized as a Smart Energy Provider

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City of Bowling Green Municipal Utilities has earned a Smart Energy Provider (SEP) designation from the American Public Power Association for demonstrating a commitment to and proficiency in energy efficiency, distributed generation, and environmental ini...

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Posted on: November 10, 2021

Leaf Collection Begins 11/15

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The City of Bowling Green will begin collecting leaves during the week of November 15.  Leaf collection is available for addresses that are eligible for refuse/recycling collection and is not connected to the regular refuse/recycling collection s...

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Posted on: November 17, 2021

City Park Winter Spark

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Join us on December 4th, 2021 from 10:00 am- 2:00 pm for our annual Holiday Market Festival and Run located at the Bowling Green City Park!

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