City of Battle Creek

Blue Ribbon Advisory Committee

Department of Public Works

Multi-Purpose Room

150 South Kendall Street

Battle Creek, MI 49037

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

 5:30 pm



Call to Order – Attendance


Public Comment

Approval of Minutes: February 21, 2018

Statement of Purpose:  Charter – Structure of Government


Prior Meeting Business


  1. Survey Draft  - Comments and Recommendations
  2. Pros & Cons worksheets

New Business

  1. Consideration of Charter Amendments
    1. Selection of Mayor and Vice Mayor
    2. Length of Commission Terms
    3. Gendered Charter Language
    4. Other Relevant Charter Amendments

Committee Discussion


Next Meeting: March 21, 2018 at 5:30 pm, DPW Multi-purpose Room

Text Box: PARKING LOT/FUTURE CONSIDERATIONS • Staggered Commission Terms – Yes or No • Number of and Characteristics of Wards o One Ward – All At-Large o All Wards – All Ward Council o Combination – Ward and At-Large Adjournment


3.7.18 Blue Ribbon Advisory Committee documents