Public Notifications


City of Battle Creek/Battle Creek Transit

Application for State of Michigan Financial Assistance

All citizens are advised that the City of Battle Creek/Battle Creek Transit has prepared an application for State of Michigan financial assistance for FY 2020 (October 1, 2019 – September 30, 2020) as required under Act 51 of the Public Acts of 1951, as amended, for Federal assistance as required under the Federal Transit Act, as amended.

The City of Battle Creek/Battle Creek Transit is requesting the following REVISED funds:​​​
​Funding Source          Operating Amount          Capital Amount Per Project             Project            Total Amount​​

​Federal Operating             $1,089.708
​​State Operating                 $1,419,110                                                                                                       $2,602,648​
​Local Operating                 $   938,230​__________________________________________________________________________________________​​
​Federal Capital                                                            $96,000 (5339)                              Bus &              
​​State Capital                                                                $24,000                                        Bus Facilities     $120,000​
​Federal Capital                                                            $72,800 (CMAQ)                         Vehicle 
​State Capital                                                                $18,200                                       Replacement      $91,000​

​State Specialized
​​Services                               $92,624                                                                                                            $92,.624​​​​

​The City of Battle Creek/Battle Creek Transit ensures that the level and quality of transportation service is provided without regard to race, color, or national origin in accordance with Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. For more information regarding our Title VI obligations or to file a complaint, please contact us at the address given below.

​ The application is on file at Battle Creek Transit, 339 West Michigan Avenue, Battle Creek 49037, and may be reviewed during a 30-day period, January 4, 2019 through February 4, 2019, between the hours of 8:00 am to noon – 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. Written comments regarding the applications must be addressed to Richard Werner, Transit Manager, at the address shown above and received no later than February 4, 2017. Written comments may also be emailed to A public hearing to receive citizen input on the applications will be held on Tuesday, February 5, 2019, at 7 pm, in the Battle Creek City Commission Chambers on the 3rd floor of City Hall. ​​
​To review the applications, click on the following link: