Battle Creek

6:18 am
Wed May 7, 2014

Battle Creek Hires City Manager Search Firm

City hopes to hire Battle Creek's next manager by mid-August
An Illinois-based search firm will take the lead in Battle Creek's search for its next city manager after getting approval from the entire commission Tuesday. Commissioners unanimously approved spending up to $30,000 for the services of GovHR USA, which will conduct a six-phase process to find potential candidates for Ken Tsuchiyama's permanent replacement.
6:51 am
Mon May 5, 2014

Battle Creek Officials Hope to Improve Promotion of Kellogg Airport

The airport's 10,000 foot runway needs to be rehabilitated. Fire services at the Air National Guard Base are about to depart
The city of Battle Creek may make changes to one of its committees in an effort to better promote the W.K. Kellogg Airport.
6:08 am
Tue April 29, 2014

Battle Creek to Consider $43-Million Budget

Includes increase in police and fire retirement property tax levy
City commissioners will be briefed on a proposed $43.5 million spending plan for next fiscal year during today's first workshop on Battle Creek's budget. The budget for next fiscal year calls for $43,493,491 to cover the bulk of spending through June 2015 and marks the second year in a row that the city has not been forced to make major cuts.
6:14 am
Mon April 28, 2014

New Kellogg Foundation Leader Says it Should Reflect Vision of Founder

LaJune Montgomery Tabron has worked for the foundation for 26 years
At the W.K. Kellogg Auditorium downtown, the seventh seat in the seventh row is symbolically, perennially reserved for the auditorium's late benefactor.
5:19 pm
Fri April 25, 2014

Locked Out Memphis Kellogg Workers Rally in Battle Creek

About 20 employees asked the W.K. Kellogg Foundation for a $15-million grant. That's the amount they say they workers are missing from lost wages and the cost of being locked out.
Kellogg workers seek $15 million Kellogg Co. employees from Memphis embroiled in a labor dispute are seeking a $15 million grant from the W.K. Kellogg Foundation to assist them and their families with the hardships of being locked A link to this page will be included in your message.