Announcements

The following is a list of announcements made by the City of Bowling Green over the last year.

City accepting applications to its 2018 Academy for New Americans

Nov 21, 2017

Summary: The City of Bowling Green is accepting applications to its 2018 Academy for New Americans, a free leadership-training program sponsored by the City of Bowling Green that empowers New Americans to understand and participate in City Government.

New Neighbor Series on Bosnia

Nov 21, 2017

Summary: Neighborhood and Community Services will present the 6th installment of the New Neighbor Series focusing on Bosnia on Thursday, November 30 at 3:00pm in its community room located at 707 East Main Avenue, Bowling Green. The event is free and open to the public.

2017 Annual Report/2018 Calendar Now Available

Nov 21, 2017

Summary: The holiday season is here, and the City of Bowling Green has 2017 Annual Report/2018 Calendars to distribute to the residents of Bowling Green as our gift to you.

Biddy Ball Basketball League Registration

Nov 20, 2017

Summary: Not old enough or big enough to play? This league is just for you. Youth ages 3—5 years old can learn the basic fundamentals of basketball and have fun playing weekly games against each other. Teams will fill up fast—10 children per team. Pre-registration is required. Space is limited.

15th Annual Powerlifting Tournament

Nov 20, 2017

Summary: BGPR Fitness' 15th Annual Powerlifting Competition will be held on Saturday, December 9th. This will be a full meet with Bench, Deadlift, and Squat. There will be 8 Raw Classes and 4 Equipped Classes (Bench Press only). Weigh-in starts at 8:30 a.m. (CST). Competition begins at 9 a.m. (CST).

BGPR Fitness Facility's Holiday Hours

Nov 17, 2017

Summary: Bowling Green Parks and Recreation's Fitness Facility will have shortened hours for the Thanksgiving holiday. Have a great Thanksgiving and safe travels!

Black Friday Golf Scramble

Nov 17, 2017

Summary: Best Black Friday deal you will find and WAY more fun! Join us at Paul Walker Golf Course on November 24 at 10:30 for a nine hole, blind draw scramble.

Adult Indoor Winter Volleyball

Nov 17, 2017

Summary: Bowling Green Parks and Recreation is now accepting registrations for our Adult Indoor Winter Volleyball leagues. Leagues include Coed A, Coed B, Coed C, and 4-Man.

Road Work on Chestnut Street

Nov 16, 2017

Summary: Road work will begin Thursday night, November 16, 1017, on the pavement markings on Chestnut between 5th and 8th Ave. Road crews will continue work after rush time Friday morning and will complete work by Friday night.

Rail Road Closings

Nov 15, 2017

Summary: Memphis Junction Road will be closed at the CSX rail road crossing from 7 p.m. on November 15th until 5 p.m. on November 16. The closure is due to track repairs by CSX Railroad.

Tobacco Road Closure at Rail Road Crossing

Nov 14, 2017

Summary: Tobacco Road will be closed at the CSX intersection on November 14 and 15 from 6 p.m. until daylight. The closure will be due to track repairs by CSX Railroad.

Fountain Square Park Renovations Update

Nov 13, 2017

Summary: The City of Bowling Green Fountain Square Park improvements are nearing completion with the return of Hebe and the fountain this past week. New premium white LED lights were also added to the fountain.

Parents' Night Out Registration

Nov 13, 2017

Summary: Need a date night or a little extra shopping time? We have you covered. Drop your kids off for a Christmas movie, hot cocoa, cookies, and even some Christmas BINGO!

Thanksgiving Fire Safety Tips

Nov 13, 2017

Summary: Thanksgiving is the peak day for household cooking fires. The Bowling Green Fire Department would like to offer some tips to help keep your family safe.

Recognize a Great Neighbor: Nominate Them for Neighborhood Builder Award

Nov 10, 2017

Summary: Nominations are now being accepted for the City's Annual Neighborhood Builder Awards, which recognize the contributions good neighbors make in our neighborhoods. Submit a nomination by Nov. 30.

Winter Fire Safety Tips

Nov 8, 2017

Summary: In order to help reduce the potential for fires during the winter months, citizens are encouraged to follow these lifesaving tips. They may also call the Bowling Green Fire Department at 270-393-3702 for any further questions.

Check Smoke Detector Batteries Once a Month

Nov 7, 2017

Summary: Remember to check your smoke detector batteries at least once per month and change them every six months to make sure they are working properly.

Massive Fire Extinguisher Recall

Nov 2, 2017

Summary: The Consumer Product Safety Commission has issued a massive recall on over 40 million Kidde brand fire extinguishers. Kidde is a very popular brand of fire safety products.

City of BG Receives Voice of the People Award

Nov 2, 2017

Summary: The City of Bowling Green was recently awarded the Voice of the People Award from the National Research Center, Inc. (NRC) for the category of Transformation in Built Environment. This award is only given to top performing jurisdictions that best listen and act for the benefit their communities.

City of Bowling Green to Hold Online Auction

Oct 26, 2017

Summary: The City of Bowling Green will hold an online auction at www.govdeals.com beginning October 30th, 2017 and closing on November 6th, 2017. Auction items include vehicles, exercise equipment, bicycles, office furniture and equipment, tires, lawn mowers, audio and video equipment, and more.

BGCAN Fall Rally of the Neighborhoods Features "Hot Topics" Affecting Neighborhoods

Oct 25, 2017

Summary: BG Coalition of Active Neighborhoods (BGCAN) will host their Fall Rally on Monday, Oct. 30 at Neighborhood & Community Services, 707 E. Main Avenue, with dinner at 6:00 and the program starting at 6:30 p.m.

Parker-Bennett Community Center's "It's the Haunted Center"

Oct 24, 2017

Summary: Parker-Bennett Community Center will host its annual It's the Haunted Center on October 31 from 7-9 p.m. This event is FREE to all ages.

Tree Removals On Indian Hills Drive

Oct 20, 2017

Summary: The City of Bowling Green will have 8 damaged or sick trees removed from the right of way on Indian Hills Drive beginning Monday, October 23, 2017. The removal is being completed by Bushels and Blooms and is expected to take approximately 2 days to complete weather permitting.

Youth Basketball Registration

Oct 20, 2017

Summary: The Southern Kentucky Youth Basketball League Board of Directors met last night, October 19th, to discuss this season of youth basketball. A decision was made that, effective immediately, all 6th graders will be eligible to participate in this season.

City of Bowling Green Receives Award

Oct 17, 2017

Summary: The City of Bowling Green was recently awarded the KLC Enterprise Cities Award for the Academy for New Americans Program. This innovative program provides New Americans the tools necessary to successfully navigate City services and community resources.

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