Kellogg Arena

6:15 am
Tue June 10, 2014

Kellogg Foundation to Pay $350,000 For Arena Improvements

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Nearly $3.5-million has been allocated by city government and philanthropic groups to upgrade Kellogg Arena over five years
The W.K. Kellogg Foundation will contribute $350,000 for upgrades at Kellogg Arena as the facility undergoes millions of dollars in repairs. Ted Dearing, the arena's general manager, said the grant will go toward new equipment and building technology that will allow the facility to book more events and help create a "critical mass" downtown.
7:13 am
Thu May 1, 2014

Options Unveiled for Battle Creek's Festival Market Square

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Site outside Kellogg Arena will be an outdoor event space
Architects unveiled three potential schemes for Festival Market Square that would reconfigure the area into an events and gathering space in downtown Battle Creek. Michael VanSchelven, senior project designer at Grand Rapids-based Integrated Architecture, explained the designs during a public session Wednesday.
12:03 pm
Wed January 15, 2014

Battle Creek Commissioners approve debt plan for Kellogg Arena

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Plan would get arena out of debt by mid-2015
City commissioners put their faith again in Kellogg Arena on Tuesday as they touted the facility's contributions to Battle Creek despite it not making a profit in at least five years."What we have is a luxury," Commissioner Jeff Domenico said of the city-owned arena. "There's no question about that.
6:30 am
Wed May 1, 2013

Report calls for improvements to Kellogg Arena

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Estimate is repairs would cost about $3.49-million. About $2.5-million could come from city as it makes capital improvement projects
City commissioners and other stakeholders will be presented a report on Kellogg Arena as the city administration makes a 'case for investment.' The arena is included in a list of proposed capital improvement projects that would require the city to take on $16 million of new debt.