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Spring Clean Up: Tuesday, April 9, 2024!

Spring Clean Up

The 2024 City of Springfield Community-wide spring cleanup is scheduled for Tuesday, April 9, 2024. Please have items to the curb by 6:00 AM.

Waste Management WILL accept:

*Household doors and windows (glass must be removed)
*Glass should be in a cardboard box or another sturdy container taped shut
*Furniture
*Mattresses and box springs WRAPPED IN PLASTIC (mattress bags are available at City Hall)
*Toys and play equipment
*Miscellaneous rubbish, junk and packaging
*Carpet bundled in 4 ft. or shorter lengths
*Water based paint (lids must be open and paint must be dry)

Waste Management WILL NOT accept:

*Freon appliances such as refrigerators, freezers, and air conditioners
*Electronics including computers, printers, monitors, and accessories
*Televisions weighing over 100 lbs.
*Auto parts, engines, or tires
*Oil, gasoline, and antifreeze
*Batteries
*Florescent light bulbs
*Chemicals, oil based paints, solvents, pesticides, herbicides, and hazardous waste
*Concrete
*Iron, steel, and cast iron bathtubs
*Stumps
*Medical Waste

Early voting canvass, Tuesday, February 27, 2024 at 8:00 pm

NOTICE
TO THE RESIDENTS OF THE CITIES OF BATTLE CREEK AND SPRINGFIELD AND THE CHARTER TOWNSHIPS OF BEDFORD AND PENNFIELD
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to Michigan Election Law, Public Act 116 of 1954, section 720j(10) (amended), that the February 27, 2024 Presidential Primary Early Voting Closing Board will convene to canvass the early votes for the cities of Battle Creek and Springfield and the Charter Townships of Bedford and Pennfield on the following date, time and location:

Date: Tuesday, February 27, 2024
Time: 8:00 pm
Location: Battle Creek City Commission Chambers (3rd Floor of City Hall), 10 N. Division Street, Room 301, Battle Creek, MI 49014

The City of Battle Creek will provide necessary reasonable auxiliary aids and services, such as signers for the hearing impaired and audio tapes of printed materials being considered in the meeting upon two weeks’ notice to the City of Battle Creek.  Individuals with disabilities requiring auxiliary aids or services should contact the City of Battle Creek by writing or calling the following:

Victoria L. Houser, City Clerk
City of Battle Creek
10 N. Division, Room 111
Battle Creek, MI 49014
(269) 966-3348                                           

City Boards and Commissions Seeking Applicants

The City of Springfield is seeking applicants for the following boards and commissions:
Planning Commission: 1 vacancy
Board of Review: 2 vacancies
EDC / TIFFA / BRA: 3 vacancies
See the application.

Calhoun County Lead Abatement Program

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LSP is a lead-abatement grant funded by Michigan's Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) administered by the City of Battle Creek. In partnership with Community Action Agency of South-Central Michigan, LSP provides lead-abatement and/or interim controls in qualified residences free of charge (yes, we said "free") to the resident or the property owner and serves all of Calhoun County.

Consumers Energy announces energy assistance.

If you need help paying your energy bills you may qualify for assistance.
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