Kalamazoo water system

7:18 am
Fri June 6, 2014

City of Kalamazoo Denies Township Claims of Inflated Water and Sewer Rates

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City denies each of 16 counts in answer to lawsuit
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI --The city of Kalamazoo has denied claims in a lawsuit filed by 11 Kalamazoo County entities, including seven townships, alleging it intentionally inflated water and sewer rates. In the city's answer to the lawsuit, its attorneys deny each of the 16 counts, including allegations that the city "has manipulated and overstated" rates by charging more than what is "permitted by contract, agreement, settlement agreement, consent judgment and law."
7:07 am
Thu May 8, 2014

City of Kalamazoo Sued Over Water and Sewer Charges

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Complaint says city has "manipulated and overstated" rates
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Several Kalamazoo County townships are among 11 entities that have filed a joint lawsuit against the city of Kalamazoo alleging it has intentionally inflated the water and sewer rates.
7:24 am
Mon May 5, 2014

Kalamazoo City Commission to Consider Water and Sewer Rate Increase Monday Night

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Kalamazoo water system supplies water to city and several surrounding townships
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI -- Kalamazoo City Commissioners will vote tonight on ordinance amendments that would raise water and sewer rates for customers of Kalamazoo's system. City commissioners held first readings of the ordinance amendments at their April 21 meeting. Residents living in the city could see their combined water and sewer bills go up 5 percent.