Kalamazoo City Commission

6:13 am
Tue December 16, 2014

Kalamazoo to Issue $90-Million in Bonds to Cover Retiree Health Care

City currently pays $6.6-million in retiree health care from the general fund
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - The Kalamazoo City Commission approved issuing $90 million in bonds Monday to help pay the city's $188 million unfunded retiree health care liability. Commissioners approved issuing the bonds in a 5 to 0 vote. Commissioner Bob Cinabro abstained, citing his position as a city retiree.
7:52 am
Mon December 15, 2014

15 People Apply for Vacancy on Kalamazoo City Commission

Stephanie Moore won a seat on the Kalamazoo County Commission in the November election and will vacate her seat on the city commission
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - Fifteen people have submitted applications to be considered for appointment to the Kalamazoo City Commission. City commissioners had set a deadline of Dec. 12 for those interested in applying to be appointed to fill Commissioner Stephanie Moore's seat.
6:17 am
Wed December 3, 2014

Kalamazoo County to Renew Bronson Park Lease, Continue Discussing Sale to City

County board is expected to take action at its next meeting December 16th
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - A one-year lease for Bronson Park that Kalamazoo County entered into with the city of Kalamazoo earlier this year is expected to be renewed as both sides continue talks that would allow the city to purchase the property outright.
7:40 am
Tue December 2, 2014

Applications for Kalamazoo City Commission Vacancy to be Accepted Until December 12th

Monday was Stephanie Moore's last meeting as a city commissioner
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - The Kalamazoo City Commission will accept applications from residents seeking appointment to the vacant commission seat until Dec. 12. Commissioner Stephanie Moore will be sworn in as a Kalamazoo County Commissioner in January, therefore leaving her city commission seat vacant as of Dec. 31.
6:18 am
Tue December 2, 2014

Kalamazoo City Commissioners Raise Questions About Proposed Graffiti Regulations

Concerns about costs and responsibility discussed at commission meeting
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - Kalamazoo City Commissioners had several questions Monday about how proposed regulations on graffiti in the city would affect property owners. City officials are looking to add graffiti as an official nuisance in the city's ordinance, giving the city the ability to enforce the removal of graffiti on private property.

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