Posted on: December 26, 2017

Curbside fresh Christmas tree pickup happening now

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City neighbors can enjoy their fresh Christmas trees throughout January, with curbside pickup by Waste Management planned through Friday, Feb. 2.

Waste Management began fresh tree pickup at the curb today, Dec. 26. Crews will pick up the trees on residents...

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Posted on: December 21, 2017

Clean Water Partners 2018 calendar available now

2018 cwp calendar

Ready for the new year, the free 2018 wall calendar featuring Calhoun County Kalamazoo River Watershed images from local photographers is now available at locations throughout the region.

The calendar is created by the Battle Creek Area Clean Water Partner...

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Posted on: January 10, 2018

Capital SW, Elm railroad crossings up for repairs in 2018


City staff are excited to announce that reconstruction of the railroad crossings on Capital Avenue SW and Elm Street is anticipated during this year’s construction season.

The projects were accepted as part of the Michigan Department of Transport...

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General News
Posted on: January 8, 2018

City offers tips for smooth winter season

Helen Montgomery March 2014

With winter in full swing, city staff have some tips and reminders for neighbors to help services take place as smoothly as possible and ensure the community is as safe as possible for all.

The following are related to placement of trash and recycling cont...

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General News

Posted on: January 16, 2018

Smoke may be visible during sewer testing tomorrow

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January 16, 2018

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFor more information contact: Waste Water Division, 269-966-3513

Smoke may be visible during sewer testing tomorrow

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — Starting at 9 a.m. Wednesday smoke may be visible in the area of Griffin...

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Public Works/Road Work

Posted on: December 14, 2017

Public invited to give input through online Transit survey


Transit service survey is part of the process to develop a five-year Transit master plan.

There’s another opportunity now available to give service input to Battle Creek Transit.

Transit staff and consultant Foursquare Integrated Transportation Planning want to thank everyone able to attend the public meetings and stakeholder focus gr...

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