Oshtemo Township

7:15 am
Wed August 14, 2013

Oshtemo moves ahead on nondiscrimination ordinance

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The proposed ordinance is modeled on similar laws adopted by the City of Kalamazoo and Kalamazoo Township. Among other things it would ban discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender identity.
OSHTEMO TOWNSHIP, MI -- Oshtemo Township is moving forward with a non-discrimination ordinance after the board voted 5-2 Tuesday to accept the ordinance on first reading, with trustees Dave Bushouse and Nancy Carr opposing. The board plans to consider the ordinance for approval at its next regular meeting at 7 p.m.
6:46 am
Wed July 10, 2013

Oshtemo Township board moves ahead with anti-discrimination ordinance

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Ordinance would include protection from discrimination based on sexual orientation and gender identity
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
OSHTEMO TOWNSHIP, MI -- The Oshtemo Township trustees hope to have a draft non-discrimination ordinance to review at their August 13 meeting, after the board voted 6-1 at its Tuesday meeting to support development of a non-discrimination ordinance. The resolution the passed by the township board, with Trustee Dave Bushouse dissenting, outlines five things the township will do: 1.
6:32 am
Wed June 26, 2013

Oshtemo Township to consider LGBT non-discrimination policy

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City of Kalamazoo has a non-discrimination ordinance, Kalamazoo Township is developing one
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
OSHTEMO TOWNSHIP -- Oshtemo Township will draft a non-discrimination policy that covers the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) community and amendments to its employee handbook to protect LGBT township employees from discrimination while it looks into developing a non-discrimination ordinance that protects the LGBT community.