beacon community

12:55 pm
Wed April 2, 2014

Battle Creek May Hire Groups to Gather Public Input for City Manager Search

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If hired the groups would hold between 8 and 15 public meetings and report back in June
Battle Creek officials may hire the services of two community groups to gather public input as they search for the next city manager. At Wednesday's manager search committee meeting, Beacon Community and Project 20/20 presented a proposal to facilitate community conversations about the hiring of Ken Tsuchiyama's permanent replacement.
Battle Creek Project 20/20
12:35 pm
Mon June 24, 2013

Next Community Conversation Wednesday in Battle Creek

Battle Creek historical marker - file photo
Credit WMUK

Interview with Amanda Lankerd and Laura Otte


The next community forum being hosted by Project 20 20 in Battle Creek is scheduled for Wednesday. 

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8:18 am
Tue March 5, 2013

Battle Creek a "Beacon Community"

Battle Creek City Hall (file photo)
Credit WMUK

Battle Creek is the first city in the nation chosen to be a “Beacon Community”. More than a hundred area leaders began meeting Tuesday, March 5th, to learn about the three-year project organizers hope will help deal with community problems. 

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