Kalamazoo County

7:17 am
Fri February 28, 2014

City of Kalamazoo Looks to Purchase Bronson Park from County

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City wants to be able to secure funding for improvements to the Fountain of the Pioneers
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - After leasing Bronson Park from Kalamazoo County through different agreements since 1855, the city of Kalamazoo is now hoping to purchase the land outright. In a letter to Kalamazoo County Corporate Counsel Thom Canny, Kalamazoo City attorney Clyde Robinson states that in light of the two parties' 50-year lease recently expiring, the city wishes to acquire Bronson Park as opposed to entering another leasing agreement.
1:11 pm
Mon November 4, 2013

Kalamazoo County and Enbridge reach agreement on access to park

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Kalamazoo County Commissioners are scheduled to vote on Tuesday
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - Kalamazoo County would receive $100,000 under a proposed agreement giving Enbridge, Inc. the right to set up a dredging operation at River Oaks County Park.
6:56 am
Wed October 9, 2013

Former Kalamazoo Airport director had misused county credit

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Cliff Moshiginis resigned in September after county looked into allegations of harassment
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
According to a report by the county Fraud and Abuse Committee obtained through the state Freedom of Information Act, Moshoginis made four transactions using his county credit card totaling $1,322 at America's Best Value Inn, 2615 Airview Blvd., which has since been replaced by Days Inn and Suites and is located a half-mile from the airport offices.
6:34 am
Wed September 25, 2013

Kalamazoo Airport Board to meet Wednesday on director's future

Lead in text: 
Cliff Moshoginis has been on paid leave
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - After agreeing last week to begin discussing separation with its embattled director Cliff Moshoginis, the Kalamazoo County aeronautics board is expected to finalize the separation at a special meeting today. Moshoginis' employment status has been in question since it was reported earlier this month that an airport employee had filed a harassment complaint against him.
8:17 pm
Tue September 17, 2013

Kalamazoo County board approves brownfield site in Schoolcraft

Lead in text: 
Public input will be sought on what should go at the site
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - The Kalamazoo County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday to approve the creation of a brownfield site at a former gas station in the Village of Schoolcraft. The property, located at 306 N. Grand St., is currently owned by the Kalamazoo County Land Bank.

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