Battle Creek budget

6:56 am
Wed April 30, 2014

Battle Creek Commissioners Raise Questions About Police Spending

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City manager's office has proposed a $43.5-million budget
Battle Creek city commissioners hammered city administration Tuesday, asking why the police department spent nearly $3 million more than had been budgeted over the past four years. The concerns were expressed as the administration presented its most recent budget proposal. "If you don't recognize what happened in the past," Commissioner Jeff Domenico said, "it's going to happen in the future.
6:10 am
Wed June 5, 2013

Battle Creek Commission approves city budget

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Some city commissioners call for filling vacant city jobs
The city of Battle Creek has a new spending plan for the upcoming fiscal year - but it wasn't passed without a lengthy debate among city commissioners. At their regular meeting Tuesday, Battle Creek city commissioners voted 6-3 to approve the budget. Vice Mayor Elizabeth Fulton and commissioners Jeff Domenico and Dave Walters cast the dissenting votes.