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Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

The City of Kalamazoo has approved a groundbreaking proposal that it hopes will put an end to years of financial struggle.


The EPA's current plan for Allied Paper Landfill
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It looks like the hazardous waste at Kalamazoo’s Allied Paper Landfill is here to stay. On Friday, the EPA released their final cleanup plan for the Superfund site. The mound of PCB contaminated soil will be consolidated to about half its size, leaving some of the land for redevelopment. 

Sehvilla Mann / WMUK

Kalamazoo County commissioners also worked on building plans and agreed to create a task force to review the Veterans Service Office when they met Tuesday.

Downtown businessowner Dean Hauck wants to know: When did Michigan Avenue go from brick to blacktop? 


Western Michigan University

Western Michigan University has decided that the campus would be easier to navigate if the streets didn’t change their names so often. On Tuesday Western’s Board of Trustees voted to drop many of the street names in place when campus was built.

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