Village of Richland

6:12 am
Tue April 16, 2013

Richland Village Council President resigns

Jeff Heppler, who is also on the Kalamazoo County Board of Commissioners, says a highway safety grant from the state means he can't serve in both positions
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
RICHLAND, MI -- Jeff Heppler presided over his last Richland Village Council meeting Monday night. "I don't want to leave, but I have to because of a grant," Heppler said after resigning his seat on the council.
6:14 am
Mon April 15, 2013

Richland Village Council President considers resigning

Jeff Heppler also serves on the Kalamazoo County Board of Commissioners. He says pursuing a state highway safety grant would present a conflict of interest
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
Village officials, anticipating a large turnout, have moved Monday's 7 p.m. council meeting from the village hall to Gull Lake High School. In addition to Heppler's future status, the council will also take up plans for road work on East D Avenue that may include installing sewer lines.