Battle Creek Enquirer

Firefighters filed suit in October of last year seeking pay for working more than 53 hours a week and 24 hour shifts.

Battle Creek City Hall - file photo


It took 14 rounds of voting, but Battle Creek City Commissioners selected Deb Owens as Mayor and Lynn Ward Gray as Vice Mayor Wednesday night. 

The college is seeking $19 million in state money for to renovate the campus.

Christopher Bolt will supervise the transportation departments for both counties starting Monday. Bolt’s predecessor Jerry Peterson resigned last month after police questioned him during a routine traffic stop.


Battle Creek City Commissioners have decided to go in a new direction with their next city manager.