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March 28, 2020 1:56 PM

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

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

3 Alerts
September 7, 2021 7:59 PM

Battle Creek Transit - Power Outage

BCT Administrative Office is currently without power. As of right now we do not have a restoration time, but we can expect this outage to last through tomorrow.

Buses, Tele-Transit and BCGo will continue to operate as normal. Due to the power outage,...

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April 22, 2021 2:59 PM

Detour - Columbia / Territorial Route

EFFECTIVE - Monday, August 16, 2021
Detour for Columbia / Territorial Route 2W is cancelled.
Columbia/Territorial Route 2W will resume regular operating schedule.

Due to...

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Latest Update:

August 13, 2021 5:00 PM

EFFECTIVE - Monday, August 16, 2021

Detour for Columbia / Territorial Route 2W is cancelled. 

Columbia/Territorial Route 2W will resume regular operating schedule. 

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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Trash/Recycling/Yard Waste

1 Alert
November 1, 2021 11:02 AM

Republic pickups delayed today in parts of Washington Hts, Urbandale

Due to Republic staffing issues today, trucks are not picking up all items in parts of Urbandale and Washington Heights/West Michigan Avenue.

Drivers on other routes will work to come back to these areas today, and this may extend into Tuesday. Please...

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Water System Information

2 Alerts
November 19, 2021 9:47 PM

Water main break shuts off water on W Hamilton and Mason

Water will be shut off tonight for system repairs after a water main break in the area of West Hamilton Lane and Mason Road.

Water will be off from approximately 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. on West Hamilton from Mason to the dead end, and on Mason from West...

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November 16, 2021 10:59 PM

Water off on Morningside tonight due to main break

Water will be shut off overnight tonight on Morningside Drive between Riverside Drive and Timberlane Drive, due to a water main break.

Crews expect to shut water off from 11 p.m. to 3 a.m. to make repairs.

The road will stay open. Please be alert for...

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