kalamazoo city http://wmuk.org en City candidates file for November election http://wmuk.org/post/city-candidates-file-november-election <p>There will be 15 names on the ballot for Kalamazoo City Commission this fall. Tuesday was the deadline for candidates to file papers for the November General Election. The candidates that met that deadline include all but one of the seven members of the current commission. The exception is Vice-Mayor Hannah McKinney who announced earlier that she would not seek another term.</p> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 11:10:01 +0000 Andrew Robins 7882 at http://wmuk.org City candidates file for November election Kalamazoo historic preservation awards announced http://wmuk.org/post/kalamazoo-historic-preservation-awards-announced <p>Three homes, two commercial buildings and a prominent Kalamazoo business owner will get historic preservation awards next month. The city's <a href="http://www.kalamazoocity.org/reports/citycommissionagendas/boards/boards_HPC.php">Historic Preservation Commission</a> announced the winners on Friday, April 26th.</p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 17:04:05 +0000 Andrew Robins 4526 at http://wmuk.org Kalamazoo historic preservation awards announced 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