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COVID-19

1 Alert
March 28, 2020 1:56 PM

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

https://www.battlecreekmi.gov/718/COVID-19

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

4 Alerts
August 18, 2020 6:00 AM

Transit fares resume Sept. 1

Battle Creek Transit will collect fare from riders again starting on Tuesday, Sept. 1, with boarding at the front of the vehicles.

Riders who still have multi-ride passes must exchange them for books of individual ride tickets, for any remaining rides...

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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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March 27, 2020 1:39 PM

Transit - Temporary Service Change

Starting Saturday, March 28, 2020 service is temporarily suspended for BCGo. This service change will remain in place until further notice.

BCT is still operating our regular bus and Tele-Transit services Monday – Friday from 5:15am until Midnight and...

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March 22, 2020 1:29 PM

Transit COVID-19 Service Change

To further protect our drivers and passengers, BCT is implementing fare-free trips and asking all passengers to board the bus from the rear door. Passengers using mobility aids, such as wheelchairs or walkers, may continue to board at the front with the...

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Trash/Recycling/Yard Waste

1 Alert
November 20, 2020 12:00 PM

Yard waste back on track starting Nov. 23

Waste Management will be back on track with yard waste pick-up starting on Monday, Nov. 23. They will pick up from regular Monday customers on Monday, and proceed through the week as usual.

**Please note that the yard waste pick-up season is extended to...

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Water System Information

7 Alerts
November 25, 2020 1:53 PM

CONSEJOS DE AGUA POTABLE en Lafayette

CONSEJOS DE AGUA POTABLE en Lafayette
Hervir su agua antes de usar:

Angell a Hamblin a Upton
• Grand Trunk a Angell a 12th
• Lafayette a Angell a Kendall
• Hamblin a Angell a Kendall a
• Hayes
• Parish a Angell a Butler

Una parte del sistema de...

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Latest Update:

November 25, 2020 4:10 PM

El aviso de agua a terminado.

November 25, 2020 1:27 PM

Boil Water Advisory (Lafayette St Area)

DRINKING WATER ADVISORY
BOIL YOUR WATER BEFORE USING
A portion of the City of Battle Creek water system has been shut down for improvements or repairs. Whenever the pressure of a municipal water system is reduced to allow for work to be done on the water...

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Latest Update:

November 25, 2020 3:43 PM

CITY OF BATTLE CREEK CANCELLATION OF BOIL WATER ADVISORY On November 25th, 2020 a portion of the City of Battle Creek water system was advised of the need to boil all tap water used for drinking and cooking. The area involved in this Boil Water Advisory is as follows.

On Hamblin Ave between Kendall St S & Angell St.
On Lafayette St between Kendall St S & Angell St
Hayes St
Parish St between Angell St & Butler St
Grand Trunk/ Ave C between Angell St & 12th St N
On Angell between Parish St & Upton Ave

The City of Battle Creek has determined it is no longer necessary to use bottled water or boil water before drinking or cooking. Follow-up sampling has confirmed no coliform bacteria are present in the water supply. For more information, please contact Perry Hart at 269-966-3481 or The City of Battle Creek Verona Pumping Station at 269-966-3493. General guidelines on ways to lessen the risk of infection by microbes are available from the EPA Safe Drinking Water Hotline at 1-800-426-4791.

November 25, 2020 1:25 PM

Water main break/ Cañerías Principales – Lafayette Street

November 25, 2020

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

For more information contact: Water Division, 269-966-3506

Water main break/ Cañerías Principales – Lafayette Street

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — city crews are repairing a water main break on Lafayette Street that...

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November 23, 2020 11:31 AM

CONSEJOS DE AGUA POTABLE en Washington

CONSEJOS DE AGUA POTABLE en Washington
Hervir su agua antes de usar:
Washington a Upton a Rittenhouse
Fountain a Washington a Caroline
Rittenhouse a Washington a Caroline
Upton a Washington a Caroline
Una parte del sistema de agua de la Ciudad de Battle...

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Latest Update:

November 23, 2020 3:35 PM

Hervir su agua antes de usar Fountain a Washington a Meachem

November 23, 2020 10:48 AM

Boil Water Advisory (Washington Ave S)

DRINKING WATER ADVISORY
BOIL YOUR WATER BEFORE USING
A portion of the City of Battle Creek water system has been shut down for improvements or repairs. Whenever the pressure of a municipal water system is reduced to allow for work to be done on the water...

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Latest Update:

November 24, 2020 1:30 PM

CITY OF BATTLE CREEK CANCELLATION OF BOIL WATER ADVISORY On November 23rd, 2020 a portion of the City of Battle Creek water system was advised of the need to boil all tap water used for drinking and cooking. The area involved in this Boil Water Advisory is as follows.

On Washington Ave S between Upton Ave & Rittenhouse Ave W
On Fountain St W between Meachem Ave S & Caroline St
On Rittenhouse Ave W between Washington Ave S & Caroline St
On Upton Ave between Washington Ave S & Caroline St

The City of Battle Creek has determined it is no longer necessary to use bottled water or boil water before drinking or cooking. Follow-up sampling has confirmed no coliform bacteria are present in the water supply. For more information, please contact Perry Hart at 269-966-3481 or The City of Battle Creek Verona Pumping Station at 269-966-3493. General guidelines on ways to lessen the risk of infection by microbes are available from the EPA Safe Drinking Water Hotline at 1-800-426-4791.

November 15, 2020 5:48 PM

CONSEJOS DE AGUA POTABLE en Hamblin Ave

CONSEJOS DE AGUA POTABLE
Hervir su agua antes de usar

Una parte del sistema de agua de la Ciudad de Battle Creek ha sido cerrado por mejoras o reparaciones. Cuando se reduce la presión de un sistema de agua municipal para permitir que se realicen...

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Latest Update:

November 17, 2020 6:49 AM

ATENCIÓN -- El aviso de agua a terminado. Pueden tomar el agua de nuevo.

November 15, 2020 5:24 PM

Boil water advisory (Hamblin Ave)

DRINKING WATER ADVISORY
BOIL YOUR WATER BEFORE USING
A portion of the City of Battle Creek water system has been shut down for improvements or repairs. Whenever the pressure of a municipal water system is reduced to allow for work to be done on the water...

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Latest Update:

November 17, 2020 6:35 AM

CITY OF BATTLE CREEK

CANCELLATION OF BOIL WATER ADVISORY

On November 15th, 2020 a portion of the City of Battle Creek water system was advised of the need to boil all tap water used for drinking and cooking. The area involved in this Boil Water Advisory is as follows.

On Hamblin Ave between Kendall St S & Angell St.
On Lafayette St between Kendall St S & Angell St
Hayes St
Parish St between Angell St & Butler St
Grand Trunk Ave between Angell St & Ave C
Ave C between Grand Trunk Ave & 12th St
12th St between Ave B & Ave C
On Angell St between Dickman Rd & Parish St

The City of Battle Creek has determined it is no longer necessary to use bottled water or boil water before drinking or cooking. Follow-up sampling has confirmed no coliform bacteria are present in the water supply.

For more information, please contact Perry Hart at 269-966-3481 or The City of Battle Creek Verona Pumping Station at 269-966-3493.

General guidelines on ways to lessen the risk of infection by microbes are available from the EPA Safe Drinking Water Hotline at 1-800-426-4791.