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Posted on: July 13, 2018

20th Annual Chili & Salsa Taste-Off Chefs Needed

Tomato salsa and tortilla chips

July 13, 2018 - Calling all chili & salsa chefs! The Midland Downtown Business Association is pleased to announce the 20th Annual Chili & Salsa Taste-Off on Saturday, September 22 from 12 – 3 p.m. Interested chili and salsa entr...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Reminder: Submit Nominations for Beautification Awards

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July 13, 2018  Don’t wait – the deadline is almost here to nominate Midland’s most beautiful outdoor spaces for our annual awards! Midland’s Beautification Advisory Committee is...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Get Your Kicks with Parks & Rec Adult Coed Kickball

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July 13, 2018 – Ready for some old-school fun? The Midland Parks and Recreation Department is offering a fall coed adult kickball league this fall. 

The season will begin on Sunday, September 9. Teams will play a 12-game double header sc...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Registration Now Open for Fall Softball League

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July 13, 2018  The Midland Parks and Recreation Department will partner with the Midland Softball Association to offer adult softball leagues this fall.  

The fall season begins in August. Teams will play a 10-game sch...

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Posted on: July 12, 2018

MFD Chief Coughlin Named 2018 Fire Chief of the Year

Chris Coughlin is awarded the 2018 MACF Fire Chief of the Year

July 12, 2018 – The City of Midland is pleased to announce that Midland Fire Department Chief Chris Coughlin has been named the 2018 Fire Chief of the Year by the Michigan Association of Fire Chiefs (MACF).

The honor was awarded at the MACF Summe...

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Posted on: July 6, 2018

City to Host Sewer Study Public Engagement Sessions

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July 6, 2018 – The City of Midland has announced two upcoming public engagement session dates to discuss the results of the 2017 Midland Storm and Sanitary Sewer Study.

The sessions will include a detailed discussion of the study results...

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Posted on: July 6, 2018

Midland Board of Review Meeting July 17

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July 6, 2018 – The Midland Board of Review will consider principal residence exemptions, poverty exemption applications, veteran’s exemptions, and any clerical errors or mutual mistakes of fact during a meeting scheduled for T...

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Posted on: July 6, 2018

Adams Drive, Woodview Pass Road Projects Now Underway

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July 6, 2018 – Construction activities are underway on two City streets as both Adams Drive and Woodview Pass undergo street reconstruction projects.

Adams Drive is now closed to through traffic from Washington Street to the end of the cul-de-sac, while Wo...

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Posted on: July 3, 2018

Lane Closures on Saginaw Rd. Begin July 10

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July 3, 2018 – Beginning Tuesday, July 10, S. Saginaw Road will be reduced to one lane in each direction between Bay City Road and Salzburg Road for construction work within the right of way.

Lane closures will remain in effect until the end of s...

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Posted on: July 2, 2018

Vote for Dig In Midland Project for Community Excellence Award

Downtown Midland blooms with red tulips

July 2, 2018 – Spread the word – the Dig In Midland streetscape renovation project is in the running to win the 2018 Michigan Municipal League (MML) Community Excellence Award!

Now through Sunday, July 29, residents can vote for Dig In ...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Downtown Midland Presents Sidewalk Sales July 19-21

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June 29, 2018 – Visit Downtown Midland on Thursday, July 19 through Saturday, July 21 for the annual Sidewalk Sales event! Stroll through downtown on our wider, more inviting sidewalks and shop huge sales, where you can find great deals and summ...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Annual Touch A Truck is Thursday, July 26

Little boy in hardhat sitting in City of Midland trash truck

June 29, 2018 – The Grace A. Dow Memorial Library’s annual Touch a Truck event will be held Thursday, July 26 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.!  Little vehicle enthusiasts will get a thrill sitting behind the wheel of many of the...

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Absentee Ballots Available for Aug 7 Primary Election

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June 22, 2018 – Absentee ballots are now available for the August 7, 2018 Primary Election.  Qualified electors in the City of Midland may obtain an absentee ballot at the Midland City Clerk’s Office, located at 333 W...

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Eastlawn Dr. Reconstruction Starts Next Week

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June 22, 2018 – Beginning the week of June 25, Eastlawn Drive will be closed to through traffic between Washington Street and Swede Avenue as crews begin a street reconstruction project on Eastlawn.

The entire project is estimated to finish in Au...

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Summer 2018 Tax Bills to Mail in July

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June 22, 2018 – Summer tax notices to City of Midland property owners are scheduled to be mailed out the first week of July.  Summer taxes are due and payable without penalty or interest from July 1 through September 17, 2018. ...

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