legacy costs

6:25 am
Tue August 19, 2014

Up to $100-Million in Bonds Possible for Kalamazoo Retiree Health Care Costs

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A task force examining legacy costs has recommended issuing bonds to cover a shortfall in retiree health care costs
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - The Kalamazoo City Commission adopted a resolution authorizing up to $100 million in bonds to manage the city's unfunded retiree health cost liability at its meeting Monday night. But that initial yes vote doesn't mean it is ready to go ahead and issue the bonds, several commissioners said.
7:16 am
Wed January 22, 2014

Kalamazoo County Commissioners set goals for 2014

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Potential changes to retiree health care plans, consolidated 911 dispatch among top priorites
  • Source: Mlive
  • | Via: Kalamazoo Gazette
KALAMAZOO, MI - During its first work meeting of 2014, the Kalamazoo County Board of Commissioners laid out its strategic plan for the year. Commissioners, along with administration, identified Tuesday what they see as the most important tasks to be achieved in the coming year.