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COVID-19

1 Alert
March 28, 2020 1:56 PM

City reopening & COVID-19 information - English, ASL, Burmese, Español

https://www.battlecreekmi.gov/718/COVID-19

Pleases see this web page, and its sub-pages, for community information on the COVID-19 pandemic and response, and current city operations, as we begin a gradual reopening on Monday, June 15.

Transit Announcements

4 Alerts
August 18, 2020 6:00 AM

Transit fares resume Sept. 1

Battle Creek Transit will collect fare from riders again starting on Tuesday, Sept. 1, with boarding at the front of the vehicles.

Riders who still have multi-ride passes must exchange them for books of individual ride tickets, for any remaining rides...

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April 28, 2020 4:18 PM

Transit- Face Masks Required On Buses

Under Gov. Gretchen Whitmer's newest executive order (2020-59), face masks are now required in all enclosed public spaces.

Face covering can be any breathable material covering both the nose and the mouth, such as a homemade mask, scarf, bandana, or...

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March 27, 2020 1:39 PM

Transit - Temporary Service Change

Starting Saturday, March 28, 2020 service is temporarily suspended for BCGo. This service change will remain in place until further notice.

BCT is still operating our regular bus and Tele-Transit services Monday – Friday from 5:15am until Midnight and...

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March 22, 2020 1:29 PM

Transit COVID-19 Service Change

To further protect our drivers and passengers, BCT is implementing fare-free trips and asking all passengers to board the bus from the rear door. Passengers using mobility aids, such as wheelchairs or walkers, may continue to board at the front with the...

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Trash/Recycling/Yard Waste

4 Alerts
December 8, 2020 9:19 AM

Tuesday's yard waste pickup

Due to a personnel shortage Waste Management may be unable to complete yard waste pickup for Tuesday, December 8, customers.

If you have Tuesday service, please leave your yard waste at the curb so WM can return for it.

Also, yard waste pickup has been...

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December 2, 2020 10:38 AM

Yard waste pickup delayed

Due to unexpected absences, yard waste continues to be delayed this week.

If your yard waste has not been picked up, please leave it at the curb so WM can return for it. They are hoping to recover all yard waste before the end of this week.

Also,...

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December 1, 2020 8:18 AM

Tuesday's yard waste pickup delayed

Due to a personnel shortage Waste Management is unable to complete yard waste pickup for Tuesday, December 1, customers.

If you have Tuesday service, please leave your yard waste at the curb so WM can return for it.

Also, yard waste pickup has been...

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November 20, 2020 12:00 PM

Yard waste back on track starting Nov. 23

Waste Management will be back on track with yard waste pick-up starting on Monday, Nov. 23. They will pick up from regular Monday customers on Monday, and proceed through the week as usual.

**Please note that the yard waste pick-up season is extended to...

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Water System Information

7 Alerts
February 12, 2021 8:50 AM

Water main break/ Cañerías Principales – Mason Road

February 12, 2021

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

For more information contact: Water Division, 269-966-3506

Water main break/ Cañerías Principales – Mason Road

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — city crews are repairing another water main break on Mason Road that requires...

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Latest Update:

February 12, 2021 9:00 AM

Disregard - no water shutoff or break in this area.

February 2, 2021 11:05 AM

Water main break/cañerías principales - Ivanhoe Street

City crews are repairing a water main break on Ivanhoe Street that requires a temporary water shutoff today.

This work will require a temporary water shutoff from approximately 11 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. today on Ivanhoe Street, west of Union Street S.,...

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February 1, 2021 10:34 AM

Water main break/cañerías principales - Cameron Drive

City crews are repairing a water main break on Cameron Drive that requires a temporary water shutoff today.

This work will require a temporary water shutoff from approximately 11 a.m. until 2:30 p.m. on Cameron Drive to Eldred Street.

City neighbors in...

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January 31, 2021 10:37 AM

Water main break/cañerías principales - Fairfield Ave

City crews are repairing a water main break on Fairfield Avenue that requires a temporary water shutoff today.

This work will require a temporary water shutoff from approximately 10:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Fairfield, between Pioneer Street and 558...

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January 30, 2021 11:36 AM

Water main break/cañerías principales - Morgan Road E/O Dr N

City crews are repairing a water main break at the intersection of Morgan Road East/O Drive North and Temple Road that requires a temporary water shutoff this afternoon.

This work will require a temporary water shutoff from approximately 12:30-4:30 p.m...

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January 29, 2021 9:10 PM

Water main break/cañerías principales - Kendall N/Helen M Montgomery

City crews are repairing a water main break at the intersection of Kendall Street North and Helen M Montgomery Avenue that requires a temporary water shutoff tonight.

This work will require a temporary water shutoff from approximately 10 p.m. tonight...

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January 29, 2021 8:31 PM

Water main break/Cañerías Principales – Ardmoor Drive

City crews are repairing a water main break on Ardmoor Drive that requires a temporary water shutoff tonight.

This work will require a temporary water shutoff from approximately 8:30 p.m. tonight until 1 a.m. on Ardmoor, between North Avenue and Redner...

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