Category: City News

UnDesign the Redline

The UnDesign the Redline exhibit explores questions such as: Why are communities in Montgomery County often racially segregated? How did our neighborhoods form the way they did? How does this affect employment, education, policing health care and other aspects of life? UnDesign the Redline is an important, visually compelling interactive exhibit tracing the tangled roots … Continued

Bruce E. Duke Re-Elected to the National League of Cities Board of Directors

Kettering (OH) City Council Member Bruce E. Duke was re-elected to the National League of Cities (NLC) Board of Directors by NLC’s membership at the 2022 City Summit in Kansas City, MO. Duke was elected to a one-year term and will provide strategic direction and guidance for NLC’s federal advocacy, governance and membership activities. NLC … Continued

Kettering Community Block Party Canceled for This Evening

Kettering’s Community Block Party, scheduled for June 8 from 6-8 p.m., is canceled due to the forecast for inclement weather. City officials are working to determine a rain date that will be announced as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience.

City of Kettering Joins International Code Council for Building Safety Month 2022

In May 2022, The City of Kettering Planning and Development Department will participate in the 42nd annual Building Safety Month which is a worldwide campaign presented by the International Code Council, its members and partners to promote building safety. This year’s campaign, “Safety for All: Building Codes in Action”, raises awareness about the importance of … Continued

Juneteenth in Kettering: A Celebration of Shared Freedom

  Kettering Celebrates Shared Freedom: Public Invited to Juneteenth Lunch Event   KETTERING, OH – The City of Kettering will host its first official Juneteenth community celebration on Monday, June 20, with Juneteenth in Kettering: A Celebration of Shared Freedom. The catered box lunch event takes place from 11:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., at Polen … Continued

National Make A Difference Day Is October 23

One of Kettering’s favorite initiatives is National Make A Difference Day, and it’s Saturday, October 23, from 9:00 to noon! Everyone is welcome (children under 14 must be accompanied by adults). Volunteers will spend the morning clearing invasive honeysuckle from trails or planting seeds and seedlings at the Habitat Center, 3036 Bellflower St. If staying … Continued

Paving on County Line Begins October 14

Paving will begin on the east side (Beavercreek side) of County Line Road Thursday, October 14 through Saturday, October 16, depending on weather. Inclement weather could cause delays through the beginning of next week.   During the paving process, traffic on County Line Road will be reduced to one lane for both directions of travel. … Continued

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