News from BG: May 18, 2016

Upcoming Public Meetings:

  • Board of Public Utilities is scheduled to meet May 23 at 5:00 pm in Council Chamber, 304 N. Church St.
  • Parks & Recreation Board is scheduled to meet May 24 at 7:00 pm in the Simpson Building, 1291 Conneaut Ave.

Memorial Day – May 30

  • Memorial Day Parade: The Memorial Day parade is scheduled for May 30 beginning at 10:30 am beginning at the US Post Office located on W. Washington St.  The route will affect traffic along the following roads – N. Main St to Court St for a brief stop at the Wood County Courthouse.  The parade will continue on Court St. to Thurstin Ave to Ridge St, ending at Oak Grove Cemetery.
  • Delayed Refuse Pick-Up: Refuse pick-up will be delayed one day during the week of May 30.  Refuse that is typically picked up on Monday, will be picked up on Tuesday and so on.  For additional information, visit the City’s website or call the Public Works Division at 419-354-6227.

Columbia Gas Natural Gas Line Replacement – Update

Columbia Gas of Ohio has completed the natural gas service line portion of the replacement project within Ward 1.  Columbia Gas has been authorized to close North Summit St at Poe Road in order to complete the main line connection.  The closure will occur on Monday, May 23 and Tuesday, May 24 from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm, depending on weather and progress of work.

For questions, call the Public Works Department at 419-354-6227 or visit Columbia Gas of Ohio’s website.