A city with wealthy philanthropists where families who started successful business have chosen to stay and donate their money to causes to make it a better community. That describes both Kalamazoo and Grand Rapids.
There's plenty of county government discussion on Thursday's WestSouthwest. First we sit down with Kalamazoo County Administrator Tracie Moored. Then we hear from Citizen's Research Council of Michigan President Eric Lupher on their report suggesting that counties should coordinate many local government services in Michigan.