News from BG: January 31, 2018

Upcoming Public Meetings:

  • Human Relations Commission is scheduled to meet February 2 at 8:00 am in Council Chamber, 304 N. Church St.
  • City Council is scheduled to meet February 5 at 7:00 pm in Council Chamber.

Brown Bag Music Series

The Brown Bag Music Series continues this Friday, February 2 from 11:45 am to 1:00 pm at the Simpson Building, 1291 Conneaut Ave!  Come and have your lunch while enjoying a musical performance by students and faculty in a comfortable and warm setting. This week’s performance will be A Plethora of Pianists.  Drinks and desserts will be available for purchase.

Call the Parks and Recreation Department for questions at 419-354-6223 or check out their website for an entire schedule!

Winterfest – bg chillabration!

Mark your calendars for this year’s Winterfest – February 9, 10, and 11!  Numerous family friendly events are scheduled including but not limited to a winter market, ice carving demonstrations, the 1 Mile Frostbite Fun Run, carriage rides, public skating, and much more!  Events will be located in the downtown area, City Park, and the Slater Family Ice Arena.

Check out the community calendar, for details!

Napoleon Rd. partial closure – Feb. 5

The Water Distribution and Wastewater Collection Division will be closing the 100 block of Napoleon Road, from South Main to Prospect, on Monday, February 5, from 6:30 am – 4:30 pm.  The closure is required as part of excavation and replacement of a sanitary sewer lateral in the area.

Questions about this work may be directed to the Water Distribution and Wastewater Collection Division at 419-354-6277.