News from BG: July 26, 2017

Lunch in the Park – July 28

The final lunch in the park of 2017 is this Friday, July 28! Lunch will be available for purchase from 11:30 am – 1:00 pm.  This week’s lunch will be provided by Pagliai’s, with music by Spittin’ Image. Join title sponsor First Federal Bank and lunch sponsor Sandy Rowland of Danberry Realtors for a fun lunch in beautiful City Park!

Manville Ave. and Troup St. 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. Check out the rest of this news release on the City’s homepage.

BG named Best Hometown!

Ohio Magazine has named Bowling Green as one of its 2017-2018 Best Hometowns. Bowling Green will be featured in the November, January and July issues.  To determine the Best Hometowns, Ohio Magazine conducted site visits across the state and evaluated nominees in six categories – community spirit, education, entertainment, health and safety, business environment, and culture and heritage. Ohio Magazine chose Bowling Green as one of its 12th annual Best Hometowns because of its vibrant college town atmosphere, strong sense of community and shared vision for the future. The first issue featuring Bowling Green will hit newsstands by November 3rd.  Check out the Ohio Magazine website for more information.