News from BG: July 19, 2017

Upcoming Public Meetings:

  • Parks and Recreation Board is scheduled to meet July 25 at 7:00 pm in the Simpson Building, 1291 Conneaut Ave.

Wooster Green – design options presentation

The Wooster Green Steering Committee invites the community to provide feedback on the Wooster Green design options.  The design options will be on display in the Wood County District Public Library, 251 N. Main, through July 26.  Additionally, through July 26, the designs will be posted to the City’s website along with a way to submit feedback.

Manville/Troup Waterline Project

During the first week of August, B.Hillz Excavating will begin work on waterlines located on Manville Avenue and Troup Street.  The scope of work consists of waterline replacements as well as service line connections within the following areas:

  1. Manville Avenue from Third Street to Napoleon Road.
  2. Manville Avenue from Wooster Street to Scott Hamilton (100 and 200 block).
  3. Troup Street from Wooster Street to Scott Hamilton (100 and 200 block).

The first phase of this project will focus on the waterline replacement along Manville Avenue, from Third Street to Napoleon Road.  Following this, the contractor will move to the 100 and 200 blocks of Manville and Troup.

Visit the City’s website for more information.

Events in City Park

  • Lunch in the Park: lunch in the park continues this Friday, July 21st! Lunch will be available for purchase from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm.  This week’s lunch will be provided by Qdoba, with music by Tim Concannon performing on guitar. Join title sponsor First Federal Bank and lunch sponsor the Montessori School of Bowling Green for a fun lunch in beautiful City Park!
  • Concert in the Park: the summer concert series comes to a close for the year this Sunday, July 23rd. The final performance of 2017 will be Pride of Toledo – Sweet Adeline and Voices of Harmony Barbershop.  The program will begin at 7:00 pm from the stage at Needle Hall.  Come and enjoy a FREE performance!

Ice Cream with a Cop – July 28

Mark your calendars!  Community children and families are invited to the Wood County District Public Library, 251 N. Main St., on July 28 from 3:00 to 5:00 pm for Ice Cream with a Cop!  Bowling Green Police Division Officers will be there to meet and socialize, all while enjoying ice cream.  A patrol car will be available for children to explore.  This is a great opportunity to meet the men and women protecting our neighborhoods and learn more about daily police activities.

For more information about this program or any other program from the Youth Summer Reading Program “Build a Better World”, contact the Children’s Place at 419-352-8253.