Meeting to discuss downtown housing options

Angela HartungNews, 2014

October 22, 2014 Jennifer Bowman, Battle Creek Enquirer 4:09 p.m. EDT (Photo: BC Enquirer) Consultants for a study on housing options in downtown Battle Creek will hold a public meeting Thursday from 4 to 5:30 p.m. at Burnham Brook Community Center, 200 W. Michigan Ave. The event will include a … Read More

Cities to Be Part of Downtown Housing Opportunities Study

cclbaPress Releases, 2014

Battle Creek & Albion, Mich. — An upcoming study, partially funded by a State grant, will determine the potential for downtown housing opportunities in Battle Creek and Albion. The Calhoun County Land Bank Authority received the grant from the Michigan State Housing Development Authority, in collaboration with the County Treasurer, the City … Read More

Razing expectations

Angela HartungNews, 2014

The abandoned house at 95 Wabash on the northside (Photo: John Grap/The Enquirer ) Two blocks south of the Post Foods plant, in a neighborhood that long ago was known for its pristine upkeep, sit two adjacent homes on Marjorie Street. They look lifeless. The one poorly coated in a … Read More