News from BG: March 2, 2017

Upcoming Public Meetings:

  • Human Relations Commission is scheduled to meet March 3 at 8:00 am in Council Chamber, 304 N. Church St.
  • Taxicab License Board is scheduled to meet March 3 at 1:00 pm in Council Chamber.
  • City Council is scheduled to meet March 6 at 7:00 pm in Council Chamber.

Community Action Plan – Court Street Connects Festival

The BG CAP is excited to bring the Court Street Connects Festival!  This is a FREE community event in the downtown area along Court Street on April 22.  Come out and try a bike lane demonstration, enjoy music and food, and many activities for people of all ages.  Stay tuned for more information which will be posted to the CAP webpage as well as the Court Street Connects Facebook page.

Questions about the CAP or the Court Street Connects may be directed to the Planning Department at 419-354-6218.

Mark Your Calendar!

The Bowling Green Tree Commission will be hosting a class on Saturday, March 25 from 9:00 to 11:00 am at Simpson Garden Park, 1291 Conneaut Ave.  The class is titled “Preparing Your Trees and Shrubs for Spring.”  The class is FREE to the public and will be held outside.  Participants will learn steps to take as we approach the growing season.  This will include proper mulching, pruning, and spring clean up.

Please contact the Bowling Green Arborist, Grant Jones, by email at or by phone at 419-353-4101 with questions.