Battle Creek City Commission approves $16-million bond issue

6:18 am
Wed May 22, 2013

Battle Creek City Commission approves $16-million bond issue

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City officials say historically low interest rates make it a good time to borrow money for "priority projects"
The Battle Creek City Commission has given the OK for the city to take on $16 million in new debt to fund improvements and projects. At its regular meeting Tuesday, city commissioners unanimously approved a resolution that allows the city to issue up to $16 million in bonds, which will be used to fund renovations and facelifts at parks, on roads and at other sites.