Announcements

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

Hate Crime

Hate Crime

Jan 18, 2018

Summary: A recent hate crime that took place in the City of Bowling Green is currently being investigated by the Bowling Green Police Department. Racist comments were posted outside an apartment and feces were spread on the walls and window.

BGPR Activities for 1/17/18

BGPR Activities for 1/17/18

Jan 17, 2018

Summary: Youth basketball, adult basketball, and adult volleyball practices and games are cancelled for January 17, 2018 due to inclement weather. Text SportsBG to 555-888 for information relating to BGPR Athletic Programs.

BGPR Activities for 1/16/18

BGPR Activities for 1/16/18

Jan 16, 2018

Summary: Youth basketball, adult basketball, and adult volleyball practices and games are cancelled for January 16, 2018 due to inclement weather. Text SportsBG to 555-888 for information relating to BGPR Athletic Programs.

Stop Sign Change in Briarwood Neighborhood

Stop Sign Change in Briarwood Neighborhood

Jan 12, 2018

Summary: The intersection of Broadview Way and Richland Drive will be converted from a 2 way stop to a 4 way stop beginning Tuesday, January 16, 2018.

Online Shelter Reservations

Online Shelter Reservations

Jan 10, 2018

Summary: Bowling Green Parks and Recreation is now accepting shelter reservations for the 2018 calendar year. Reserve your shelter now at https://playbgpr.bgky.org.

Fitness MLK Hours

Fitness MLK Hours

Jan 9, 2018

Summary: Bowling Green Parks and Recreation's Fitness Facility will be open from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Monday, January 15th in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

BGPR Fitness Open House

BGPR Fitness Open House

Dec 19, 2017

Summary: Join us on January 9th from 6am–10pm and January 10th from 6am–9pm for our BGPR Fitness Open House. Enjoy fitness membership specials, door prizes, and refreshments both days.

Bowling Green Receives Budget Award

Dec 19, 2017

Summary: The City of Bowling Green recently received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for the FY18 budget from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA). This is the sixth consecutive year that the City has received this award.

BGPR Fitness Holiday Hours

BGPR Fitness Holiday Hours

Dec 19, 2017

Summary: Bowling Green Parks and Recreation's Fitness Facility will have the limited hours during the Christmas and New Year's holidays. Enjoy the holidays and be safe!

2018 Shelter Reservations

2018 Shelter Reservations

Dec 18, 2017

Summary: Bowling Green Parks and Recreation will begin accepting shelter reservations for the 2018 calendar year on Monday, January 8th at 7:30 a.m. Reserve your shelter online at https://playbgpr.bgky.org.

Parent's Night Out

Parent's Night Out

Dec 15, 2017

Summary: Need a date night or a little extra shopping time? We have you covered. Drop your kids off at F.O. Moxley Community Center tonight, December 15, for a Christmas movie, hot cocoa, cookies, and even some Christmas BINGO! Pre-registration is required.

City Hall Christmas Open House

City Hall Christmas Open House

Dec 14, 2017

Summary: The City of Bowling Green will be hosting the 2017 Christmas Open House on Friday, December 15, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the Commission Chambers at City Hall.

Downtown Square Streetscape Public Meeting  Scheduled for December 12th

Downtown Square Streetscape Public Meeting Scheduled for December 12th

Dec 11, 2017

Summary: The City of Bowling Green will host a public meeting on Tuesday, December 12th, to present the current progress on the Downtown Square Streetscape plan.

City of Bowling Green Names Model Neighborhoods, Recognizes Neighbors

City of Bowling Green Names Model Neighborhoods, Recognizes Neighbors

Dec 8, 2017

Summary: NCS unveiled a new "Model Neighborhood" designation at last night's 18th Annual Neighborhood Builders Banquet, naming Crestmoor and Hillview Mills as its inaugural honorees. Three individuals also received awards, and a new award was presented to the Eloise B. Houchens Center.

15th Annual Powerlifting Tournament

15th Annual Powerlifting Tournament

Dec 7, 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).

Banquet Tonight to Honor Neighbors, Volunteers

Banquet Tonight to Honor Neighbors, Volunteers

Dec 7, 2017

Summary: The 18th Annual Neighborhood Builders Banquet takes place tonight, Dec. 7 at 6:30 p.m. at the Sloan Convention Center. The banquet will feature the Neighborhood Builders Awards, including two brand new categories.

Russell Sims Aquatic Center Early Bird Sale

Russell Sims Aquatic Center Early Bird Sale

Dec 7, 2017

Summary: The Early Bird Sale for Russell Sims Aquatic Center's 2018 season passes is going on now thru May 4th. These passes make great gifts for the whole family to enjoy.

2017 Winter Fiesta

2017 Winter Fiesta

Dec 4, 2017

Summary: Winter Fiesta is an annual community potluck brought to you by the City's Amigos Resource Network. This year's event will be held on Tuesday, December 5 at 6:00pm at Dishman-McGinnis Elementary School. Event is free and open to the public.

Traffic Impact for Christmas Parade Dec. 2

Traffic Impact for Christmas Parade Dec. 2

Nov 29, 2017

Summary: Traffic impacts are expected for the annual Christmas Parade and Miracle on College Street Mile in downtown Bowling Green on Saturday morning, December 2.

Downtown Square Streetscape Public Meeting Scheduled for December 12th

Downtown Square Streetscape Public Meeting Scheduled for December 12th

Nov 27, 2017

Summary: Save the Date! The City of Bowling Green will host a public meeting on Tuesday, December 12th, to present the current progress on the Downtown Square Streetscape plan.

Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast with Santa

Nov 25, 2017

Summary: He’s making his list and checking it twice, having you here would be so nice! Santa’s elves can hardly wait, it’s a festive time to celebrate. Come enjoy breakfast with Santa on December 9th and make out your list for him to take back to the North Pole. A light breakfast will be served.

City accepting applications to its 2018 Academy for New Americans

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

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

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

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.

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