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July City Council Meeting Rescheduled
The Regular July meeting of the Porter City Council has been
rescheduled to Tuesday, July 5 at 6:30 PM due to the
Independence Day Holiday. The meeting will be held at the
council meeting room in the Porter Fire Hall.
Porter City-wide Cleanup Will Be July 26
Citizens of Porter will have the opportunity to dispose of
unwanted household items by placing them on their boulevard the
evening of July 25 for pickup the morning of July 26. The
following items will be accepted: general household items,
clothing, shoes, furninture, toys, garden hose, sinks, toilets,
small power tools, empty paint cans, carpets.
Please pile any metal items seperately from other items to allow
for proper recycling!
Not Accepted: Household Appliances (refrigerators, humidifiers,
dehumidifiers, stoves, washers, dryers, furnaces, waterheaters)
tires, batterise, used oil, household garbage, leaves and grass.
Trees leaves and grass can hauled to the City of Porter compost
site located West of Porter. Please note that the compost site
is only for the disposal of trees, leaves, grass and other
compostable yard waste. No other disposal at the compost site is
Changes in Porter Recycling Program Begin July 15, 2016
Begining on July 15, 2016, Olson Sanitation will begin picking
up curbside recycling every other Friday morning. Please note
that this does not change garbage pickup which will continue to
take place every Tuesday morning.
The Schedule for Recycling pickup is as follows:
July 15, 29
August 12, 26
September 9, 23
October 7, 21
November 4, 18
December 2, 16, 30
January 13, 27, 2017
Scheduled pickups will continue every other Friday.
Consumer Confidence Report Released
The 2015 Porter City Water System Consumer Confidence Report has
been published. To view the report click on "City Government"
under the Explore Porter heading and then click on the "City
Porter Community Hall Shadow Boxes Complete
New shadow boxes have been built in the Porter Community Hall
and will be used to display memorabilia from Porter's past. If you
have any items you wish to donate to the city to have displayed,
please contact any city council member. Original or high-quality
newspaper articles will be accepted.
Porter Community Hall Information
Check out the new area of our website with information about the
Porter Community Hall.
Porter Event Photos
Do you have photos of Harvest
Festival, the Porter Auction or other events? Email them to
caption descriptions and they will get posted to the Porter
Keeping The Community Informed Has Never Been Easier
Now it is even easier to pass the
word about events in Porter and the surrounding area. Simply
fill out the information form at the bottom of the all new
Community Events and Calendar
Page and submit your event. Your submission will be validated
and posted to the calendar promptly!
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