I am excited about the possibility of the DORA program creating more foot traffic within the downtown businesses and the added benefit of allowing bars and restaurants to continue to serve customers while enabling social distancing. I appreciate the support of council, the Downtown SID, local businesses, our Police Division, the Public Works Department, and … Continue reading Mayor Aspacher Releases Statement on the DORA
The City of Bowling Green and Downtown Bowling Green S.I.D announce DORA opening. The City of Bowling Green, OH is announcing the opening of a Designated Outdoor Refreshment Area (DORA) on Thursday, July 30, 2020. A DORA is a designated public area where alcoholic beverages can be purchased from permitted establishments and consumed outside within … Continue reading DORA Opening Announced
On July 14, 2020, City Council passed an ordinance requiring all individuals within the City of Bowling Green to wear a face covering over the individual’s nose, mouth, and chin while inside a place of business that is open to the public. There are specific instances when a face covering is not required. The public … Continue reading Bowling Green Mask Ordinance
The Water Distribution and Wastewater Collection Division will be repairing a sewer lateral on North Maple Street on July 14 and 15. As a result, North Maple, from West Wooster to Wallace, will be closed to traffic each day from 7:30 am to 3:30 pm. This schedule is dependent upon progress of work and weather.
It’s been nearly 2 months since our community began reopening under the Responsible RestartOhio protocols. During this time, our businesses and residents have adapted to the continually evolving guidance being issued by the State of Ohio. While we are all anxious to return to our “normal” lives and activities, it is paramount that we maintain … Continue reading Message from Mayor Aspacher: Mask Update
City Council will hold a special meeting on July 14 at 6:00 pm in Council Chamber, 304 N. Church St. The purpose of the meeting is to discuss a face mask mandate within the City of Bowling Green. Per City Council, anyone wishing to attend the meeting must wear a facial covering/mask. In order to … Continue reading Special Meeting of City Council – July 14
The Water Distribution and Wastewater Collection Division will be repairing a sewer lateral on Knollwood Drive on July 13 and 14. As a result, Knollwood, from Ordway to Crestview, will be closed to traffic each day from 7:30 am to 3:30 pm. This schedule is dependent upon progress of work and weather.
Bowling Green Community Energy Savings Days Community Energy Savings Days are called for when demand for electricity is expected to be high. This can occur during very hot or very cold weather, when homes and businesses are using high amounts of electricity at the same time. When a Community Energy Savings Day is called, residents … Continue reading Community Energy Savings Days
The Bowling Green Income Tax Division is strongly encouraging taxpayers who are planning to file income tax returns in person to do so before the July 15, 2020 deadline. Historically, the Income Tax Division assists numerous taxpayers on the due date. The Governor’s urgent health advisory and social distancing practices may prevent the division from … Continue reading Income Tax Considerations – Deadline July 15, 2020
The Water Distribution and Wastewater Collection Division will be repairing a collapsed sewer lateral on Wallace Avenue beginning 7:30 am on July 1. This will result in Wallace Avenue being closed to traffic from North Grove to North Maple. The public sidewalk within the work zone will also be closed. It is anticipated that this … Continue reading Wallace Avenue Sewer Work – July 1