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MPSC Designates Volunteer Center of Battle Creek as the 2-1-1 Community Resource Information and Referral Answering Point for Eight Rate Centers
Judy Palnau (517) 241-3323
September 23, 2008
The Michigan Public Service Commission (MPSC) today designated the Volunteer Center of Battle Creek (VCBC) as the
community resource information and referral answering point for seven rate centers, and it reassigned one other rate center from
The abbreviated dialing number
has been designated by the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to enable callers to reach community resource and referral answering points.
The Volunteer Center of Battle Creek filed an application requesting designation as the
answering point for the rate centers of Burr Oak,
Constantine, Mendon, Sturgis,
and White Pigeon.
VCBC will provide operation of the
telephone number 24 hours per day, seven days per week. The Commission concluded that its approval is provisional, in part, due to the FCC's ability to recall the
The MPSC is an agency within the Department of Labor & Economic Growth.
Case Nos. U-15618 and U-13640