Village of Richland

Tom Arthur/Wikicommons

Voters in various parts of Michigan have had the chance to dissolve a village before, but have never taken the final step. 

Kathy Noble / Daughters of the American Revolution

At least two Revolutionary War soldiers are buried in Kalamazoo County. Daniel Wilson is one of them; you can see his grave in Yorkville. But the marker doesn’t mention his role in the war.

Jeff Heppler, who is also on the Kalamazoo County Board of Commissioners, says a highway safety grant from the state means he can't serve in both positions

Jeff Heppler also serves on the Kalamazoo County Board of Commissioners. He says pursuing a state highway safety grant would present a conflict of interest