Posted on: November 17, 2017

City offices closed several days for Thanksgiving, employee meeting


The city’s administrative offices will be closed next week on Thursday and Friday, Nov. 23 and 24, for the Thanksgiving holiday.

On Thursday, Thanksgiving Day, Battle Creek Transit bus and van services will be canceled. Waste Management, the city...

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General News
Posted on: November 15, 2017

2017-2020 City Commission sworn in; Behnke named mayor

Mark Behnke

Mark Behnke will serve as mayor for the City of Battle Creek for the coming year, and Dave Walters as vice mayor.

Behnke was chosen by a 5-4 vote, and Walters by a 6-3 vote of the City Commission during its annual organizational meeting Tuesday tonight.


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General News
Posted on: November 9, 2017

Inspection requests on new timetable, starting Nov. 13


Based on feedback the city has received regarding the process of requesting inspections, a policy change will begin on Monday, Nov. 13.

Requests for next-day city inspections must be received by 12 p.m. (noon) the day prior to the requested inspection date...

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