Deal proposed to fix flooding in Battle Creek, Emmet Township

6:20 am
Tue December 17, 2013

Deal proposed to fix flooding in Battle Creek, Emmet Township

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No special assessments planned to pay for work
A proposed agreement will allow work on the Big Marsh Drain project to correct flooding in the City of Battle Creek and Emmett Township without charging special assessments to property owners. If approved by the Battle Creek City Commission, Calhoun County Board of Commissioners and Emmett Township Board, work on the project could be finished in two years , said County Commissioner Derek King.