Economic Development

Welcome to Battle Creek, Michigan! Here, you enjoy a progressive small city with an extraordinary commitment to success. City parks and paths contribute to family wellness, while school children receive world-class instruction.

With deep roots in invention, innovation, and a civic spirit, Battle Creek ensures access to the technology, professionals, and services your business needs. A vibrant central business district provides arts and entertainment activities to top off your leisure time.

Battle Creek Unlimited
Battle Creek Unlimited (BCU), a private, nonprofit corporation, serves as the business development arm for the city of Battle Creek. BCU is an enduring alliance of public, private and community leaders, guiding the nation’s first and most successful base conversion into Michigan’s largest modern industrial park - the 3,000-acre Fort Custer Industrial Park. Battle Creek Unlimited also markets the Central Business District - the major service corridor of the community. Entertainment, specialty shops, corporate headquarters, professional and financial services, and government offices reside in the central business district.

Battle Creek Chamber of Commerce
The Battle Creek Area Chamber of Commerce is committed to providing member services, business advocacy and representation to create a positive economic environment. The chamber focuses on membership, business advocacy, networking, and workforce development/quality of life.