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City Trick or Treating: Oct 31 | 10/26/2016
The City of Kentwood will observe Trick or Treating on October 31 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. For the safety of our children, please observe the following: 
  • Take extra precaution while driving through the city on October 31. This includes driving slower and eliminate any distractions while driving. Remember, no texting and driving! 
  • Parents should accompany their children while trick or treating 
  • Be sure to carry a flashlight 
  • Leave your porch light on if you are handing out candy 
  • Parents, remember to check your children's candy before indulging 

Have a fun and safe Halloween! 

Second Public Hearing for Wing Ave. | 10/13/2016
The second public hearing about the Wing Ave. Corridor project will be held on October 17th at 7:00pm at the Kentwood City Hall (4900 Breton Ave SE).  We will be reviewing the findings of the traffic study and discussing improvement options which include a variety of items including tree preservation, pedestrian and non-motorized accessibility, volume and speed of vehicles, safety and utilities. Click HERE for a copy of the project flyer and HERE to share your throughts online!    

Bags 'N Bites: Oct 15 | 10/10/2016
Join us for the 1st Annual Bags 'N Bites - Food Truck Rally and Cornhole Tournament. This fun and unique event will take place on the lawn behind City Hall. Enjoy some of the best cuisine on wheels, toss some bags, and relax with some live music. Event is open to the public. Cost to participate in the cornhole tournament is $20 per team. To register, go to www.yourkprd.org or call (616) 656-5270. Featuring music from Just Cuz and food from Two Scotts BarbecueBlue Spoon Catering & Event PlanningPatty Matters - Food TruckGettin' FreshBig Baby's Bar-B-Que, LLC.RIX STIX Pronto Pup, and River City Cup & Cake.

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