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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Electronics, Styrofoam Collection & Document Shredding on August 25

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Aug. 16, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 For more information contact: Lizzy Paul, environmental program coordinator, (269) 966-3355 ext. 1889 or email egpaul@battlecreekmi.gov

Electronics, Styrofoam Collection & Document Shredding on August 25

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Environment
Posted on: April 19, 2018

Electronics, Styrofoam collection set for Aug. 25

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Recently, our neighbors received a water bill insert full of the city’s upcoming environmental event and recycling collection dates – but we made a mistake.

The late-summer electronics and Styrofoam collection is set for 9 a.m.-1 p.m. o...

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Environment
Posted on: March 23, 2018

Yard waste collection starts March 26 for 2018

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At least on the calendar, spring has returned to Battle Creek, and curbside yard waste pickup along with it – this service begins again the week of March 26.

Yard waste pickup will continue through Nov. 30 this year. City neighbors may place yard...

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Environment

News Flash

Posted on: August 15, 2018

City offers Brian Sturdivant the position as new fire chief

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Aug. 15, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

C I T Y O F B A T T L E C R E E K

CITY MANAGER

 

For more information contact: City Manager Rebecca Fleury, (269) 966‐3378

City offers Brian Sturdivant the position as new fire chief

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General News
Posted on: August 10, 2018

City shares manganese test results, additional information

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The city has dedicated a web page to the documents, test reports, and other information related to the elevated levels of the element manganese found in City of Battle Creek drinking water in June of 2018.

Water customers, and others who are interested, ca...

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General News
Posted on: July 31, 2018

City seeks volunteers to serve on Housing Commission

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The Battle Creek Housing Commission is looking for new members.

It is through the work of dedicated neighbors and the business community members who choose to serve on our boards and commissions, that we have their representation in city government.

The Hou...

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Posted on: July 24, 2018

Neighbors asked to be alert to possible scams

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City officials are alerting neighbors this summer to possible scams, related to water filtering and construction work.

Engineering Division staff have received calls about people knocking on doors on streets scheduled for resurfacing treatments. They claim...

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General News
Posted on: June 27, 2018

Update: Dates changed for Capital SW/Elm railroad crossing work

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Due to logistics in scheduling, as the railroads prepare for reconstruction at the Capital SW and Elm Street crossings, the work and closure dates have changed.

At this time, project dates are scheduled as follows:

Capital Avenue SW will be closed at the tr...

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General News
Posted on: March 1, 2018

Weekly time open to talk business development with city staff

Business Briefings

As part of the city’s efforts to contribute to a business-friendly community, staff are hosting free business development meetings with anyone who has an idea to explore.

City neighbors, new or established business owners, developers, and investo...

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Posted on: August 15, 2018

BCPD services open in new building tomorrow

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Aug. 15, 2018

 

C I T Y O F B A T T L E C R E E K

CITY MANAGER - COMMUNICATIONS

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

For more information contact: Battle Creek Police Department, 269-966-3322

BCPD services open in new building tomorrow 

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Police
Posted on: August 14, 2018

BCPD Records Division fax number changed

New BCPD

Aug. 14, 2018

 

C I T Y O F B A T T L E C R E E K

CITY MANAGER - COMMUNICATIONS

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

For more information contact: Battle Creek Police Department, 269-966-3322

BCPD Records Division fax number changed

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Police
Posted on: August 7, 2018

BCPD service changes coming next week, as new building opens

New BCPD

As Battle Creek Police Department staff make the move into the new building, at 34 N. Division St., some service changes will be in place next week.

Staff will make the transition to the new building all week, Aug. 13-17.

The Records Division will be&nb...

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Police
Posted on: July 19, 2018

Chief gives crime trend presentation

Police Department

Chief Blocker gave a presentation to the City Commission Tuesday night, discussing how the PD is addressing violent crime, and some of the trends happening in our community. 

We hope you can take some time (it's about 35 minutes, including some Q&...

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News Flash

Posted on: August 16, 2018

Milling/paving begins tomorrow on various streets

Road work ahead

Aug. 16, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

For more information contact: Engineering Division, 269-966-3343

Milling/paving begins tomorrow on various streets

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — The city’s contractor will perform milling and paving road resurfa...

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Public Works/Road Work
Posted on: July 27, 2018

Sanitary sewer inspection, cleaning starts Monday

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Routine inspection and cleaning of the city’s sanitary sewer system will begin on Monday, and continue through December.

City contractor Taplin Group LLC will perform the work, part of the city’s routine televising and cleaning plan. &a...

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Public Works/Road Work
Posted on: June 1, 2018

Replacement Project at the Capital Avenue/Jackson Street Intersection

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June 1, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

For more information contact Darren Campbell, Civil Engineer II, (269) 966-3343

Traffic Signal Replacement Project at the Capital Avenue/Jackson Street Intersection

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