kalamazoo river valley trail

8:02 pm
Thu December 4, 2014

City of Kalamazoo's Riverview Launch Project Among Those Receiving State Grant

Allegan and Holland also received grants from the Michigan Economic Development Corporation
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - The city of Kalamazoo has received a $300,000 grant for site improvements and infrastructure improvements for the $1.5 million Riverview Launch project along the Kalamazoo River. Riverview Launch, which is a former abandoned and tax-foreclosed site along the Kalamazoo River and Kalamazoo River Valley Trail, is being redeveloped by the Kalamazoo County Land Bank.
WMUK News
4:00 pm
Wed September 24, 2014

Non-Motor Traffic Plan Advances

The Kalamazoo River Valley Trail.
Credit Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

The Kalamazoo Area Transportation Study has approved a wide-ranging plan for improving non-motorized transport in the area. The Complete Streets proposal, as it’s known, applies to roads in Kalamazoo County and part of Van Buren County.

Read more
WMUK News
8:02 pm
Mon August 4, 2014

Kalamazoo Urban Trail Keeps Expanding

The Kalamazoo River Valley Trail.
Credit Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

The next few years could be groundbreaking ones for the Kalamazoo River Valley Trail.

Read more
WMUK News
12:00 am
Wed May 14, 2014

For Better Safety, Treat Bikes as Vehicles, Memorial Rider Says

Credit Richard Durdl / Flickr

Participants in Kalamazoo Bike Week’s annual Ride of Silence hope the event, held in memory of those killed or injured on a bike in the last year, can be a teaching moment on safety.

Read more
WMUK News
10:43 pm
Fri February 28, 2014

Kalamazoo Considers Extending Urban Trail Downtown

A snow-covered section of the Kalamazoo River Valley Trail left of a driveway near Willard Street.
Credit Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

This could be a decisive year for Kalamazoo’s urban trails. That’s because the city is likely to vote on proposals to extend the Kalamazoo River Valley Trail through the city’s downtown. But while extending the trail is a popular idea, it may prove tough to find a path everyone can agree on.

Deputy City Manager Jeff Chamberlain sits at a table in his office at city hall. He points to lines traced over a map of downtown Kalamazoo, which show the path of the Kalamazoo River Valley Trail.

Read more