Eric Zapata http://wmuk.org en Zapata memorial highway bill approved http://wmuk.org/post/zapata-memorial-highway-bill-approved <p>Interstate 94 in Kalamazoo County is just a step away from being renamed in honor of a public safety officer killed in the line of duty. State lawmakers have approved a bill to call the 25-mile stretch of freeway the "Officer Eric Zapata Memorial Highway".</p><p>Zapata was a Kalamazoo Public Safety officer who was killed while investigating reports of shots fired in the Edison neighborhood in April 2011.</p> Thu, 18 Apr 2013 19:53:11 +0000 Andrew Robins 4249 at http://wmuk.org Zapata memorial highway bill approved Zapata memorial highway bill advances http://wmuk.org/post/zapata-memorial-highway-bill-advances <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A bill on its way to the state House would rename part of I-94 in honor of a Kalamazoo Public Safety officer killed in 2011. </span><a href="http://www.mlive.com/news/kalamazoo/index.ssf/2013/03/bill_renaming_i-94_in_honor_of.html" style="line-height: 1.5;">M-Live Kalamazoo</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> reports that the measure was unanimously approved by the state Senate Wednesday. It would name the 25-mile stretch of the freeway in Kalamazoo County as the “Eric </span>Zapata<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Memorial Highway”.</span></p> Wed, 13 Mar 2013 19:41:55 +0000 Andrew Robins 3182 at http://wmuk.org Zapata memorial highway bill advances