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Latest City News

Tree Drop-Off | 12/21/2017
If you're ready to remove your largest decoration - your tree - the City of Kentwood is ready to take it off your hands. 

You can drop off your live tree at 5068 Breton Ave. SE. Please remove all decorations, including lights from the tree. 

This service is free to residents of Kentwood. 


Kentwood City Hall Closed for Special Luncheon | 12/13/2017
Kentwood City Hall will be closed Dec. 14 from noon to 1 p.m. for our Annual Employee Recognition Luncheon. 

We will be open from 8 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. 

Thank you!

Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony | 12/5/2017
Our Holiday Light Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony is slated for Friday, Dec. 8. Join us for a light parade, tree lighting, hay rides and music. There will also be cookies and hot chocolate to warm you up. 

Festivities will begin at 6 p.m. with a Holiday Light Parade from 52nd Street, down Breton, ending at City Hall. We'll light the tree at 6:30 p.m. followed by photos with Santa and a performance from the East Kentwood High Jazz Ensemble. 

Back by popular demand is the Elves Express Gift Shop, featuring gifts starting at $2. The gift shop will be in the Library Community Room.  

We look forward to seeing you there to start the holiday season! 

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