Kalamazoo County Land Bank

7:54 am
Thu February 21, 2013

34 local governments to share $15-million to eliminate blight

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Kalamazoo County Land Bank to receive over $900,000 as part of grants
LANSING, MI - About $15 million aimed at eliminating blight will be shared by 34 local government units and organizations across Michigan, the state announced Wednesday. The announcement is related to a partnership including the Department of Human Services, the Michigan Land Bank Fast Track Authority and the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.
6:15 am
Wed February 20, 2013

Kalamazoo County Land Bank plans development project for Riverview Drive

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Plan presented to Kalamazoo County Commissioners includes community gardens, greenhouse, organic cafe and canoe and kayak launch ramp.
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - The Kalamazoo County Land Bank is planning a $1.5 million development project off of Riverview Drive in Kalamazoo. The Riverview Commons project will be on the land of the former Riverside Greenhouses, which was foreclosed on in 2012. Funding would be provide from state and local governments, as well as loans and donations.