Local Government

"The Kalamazoo City Commission may have agreed to sell Eastern Hills Golf Course, but it doesn't appear the course will be shutting down any time soon. JTM Management agreed to buy the 27-hole course for $2.19 million with plans to redevelop the 230-acre property into commercial and residential properties." (Kalamazoo Gazette)

"BANGOR - The Bangor City Council plans to provide renovated quarters for the police department, but by week's end the city won't have a chief to supervise it" (Saint Joseph Benton Harbor Herald-Palladium)

"KALAMAZOO, MI -- Several Oshtemo Township homeowners will soon be receiving compensation from the city of Kalamazoo for recent sewer backups after city commissioners approved a settlement to cover damages Monday night." (Kalamazoo Gazette)

"OSHTEMO TOWNSHIP, MI – The Oshtemo Township Board of Trustees largely put the issue of starting its own police department to bed during a more than three-hour meeting Tuesday, with members electing instead to resume negotiations with the Kalamazoo County Sheriff's office to continue to provide the township's law enforcement needs." (Kalamazoo Gazette)

WMUK

When Battle Creek City Commissioner Jeff Domenico was the subject of an ethics hearing he walked out just as the meeting began. A week later he argued with fellow commissioners while the meeting was being adjourned. 


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