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Welcome to Kalamazoo Charter Township!
Awarded the Township of Excellence designation by the Michigan Township Association



The mission of Kalamazoo Township is to provide government services that promote a safe, healthy, accessible, and economically viable community to live, work, learn, and play.

Kalamazoo Township wraps around three sides of the City of Kalamazoo, offering equally easy access to all the urban amenities and more rural activities. The Township is made up of four neighborhoods, each with a strong sense of community and history. They contain a broad range of housing stock, thriving locally owned businesses, and commercial and industrial areas available for development. All parts of the Township have access to broadband internet, curbside recycling, and municipal sewer and water. Families in the township have access to several quality school choices, including Kalamazoo Public Schools and the nationally known Kalamazoo Promise Scholarship. Anywhere in the Township residents are short minutes away from highly rated medical facilities and universities as well as parks, golf courses, tennis courts and bike trails. If you’re looking for a place to raise a family, live close to work and play or start a business, please join us in Kalamazoo Township.

Kalamazoo Township was featured in Focus, a publication of the Michigan Township Association. To see the article Click Here.

Upcoming Board Meetings

Regular Meeting 7:30 p.m. July 10, 2017

Regular Meeting 7:30 p.m. July 24, 2017

The regular meetings are live on Charter Communication channel 190 and At&T U-verse channel 99

Replays of meetings are on Mondays at 8 a.m., Thursdays at 1:00 a.m.
Fridays at 3:00 P.M.

Regular meetings may also be viewed at:

https://pmn.viebit.com/

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News & Alerts

Summer 2017 Township Newsletter
Click Here

Give Them 5 (feet) bicycle safety video
on PMN Connect Click Here

Local Fire Departments learning large
vehicle extraction. PMN Connect Video
Click Here

Bike Route Article, 
2nd Wave Media Click Here

PMN Roundatble video featuring MTA
Township of Excellence, Click Here

Lead Pipes Being Removed in Kalamazoo 
Township. Click Here for MLive article

Road Construction Update for the week
of June 26, 2017 Click Here
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Watch the PMN Roundtable featuring Kalamazoo 

Township Manager Dexter Mitchell Click Here

PMN Roundtable features Kalamazoo Twp.
Fire Dept. Click Here to watch.

Looking for emotional support after a crisis?
You can contact Gryphon Place by calling 211
or Clicking Here.

City of Kalamazoo Lead and Copper
Program Information. Click Here

Red Med Box

Have you ever wondered what to do with unused or expired medication? Whatever you do, don't flush them down the toilet. Instead, dispose of those items at a Red Med Box.

Red Med Boxes are located at certain area law enforcement buildings, including at the Kalamazoo Township Police Department. Red Med Box is an easy and secure way to dispose of your unused or expired medication.

http://www.redmedbox.com/about.php 

News & Events

Residents in Construction Zone on West Main

Please be sure to have your recycle and garbage carts at the curb by 6:00 a.m. on your pick up day. Your area will be serviced first during construction to prevent traffic conflicts.

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2017 Township Roadwork Has Begun

An updated map that shows roadwork slated to be done in 2017 is now available .Look for the streets highlighted in green. Click Here for the map. For more information, including lists of roads to be improved and dates and times for meetings to discuss the upcoming improvements, go to our Transportation and Roads page. Just Click Here 

Drain inspections and repairs begin in April. Weekly updates from the Road Commission will be posted in News and Alerts each week.

If you have questions or concerns you my contact the Township's Highway Commissioner, Don Martin at martindd@ktwp.org or (269) 251-7377.

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Three Ordinances Passed at the May 22, 2017 Township Board Meeting

Click on the ordinance number to read the full ordinance.

587 Text Amendments

Ord. No. 588 Aggregate Storage Standards

Ord. No. 589 Bicycle Passing


PROPERTY TAX INFORMATION 

If you need information about your property taxes chances are you can get it without calling by clicking TAX INFORMATION

Township of Excellence Designation

Left to right: Supervisor Ronald Reid, Trustee Donald Martin, Clerk Mark Miller, Former Treasurer George Cochran, Trustee Nicky Leigh, Trustee Steven Leuty and Manager Dexter Mitchell. Absent from photo, Treasurer Sherine Miller and Trustee Jeremy Hathcock.

Current and former members of  the Kalamazoo Township Board of Trustees accepted the designation of Township of Excellence awarded by the Michigan Township Association (MTA) at their Annual Conference on April 5, 2017. MTA stated that the award was given for "demonstrated superior processes and outcomes in governance, along with adherence to best practices involving its statutory duties of financial stewardship, assessing, tax collection and economic development, transportation, utilities, and cemeteries--if the township provides any of those services." Members of the board would like to thank the former trustees, elected officials and staff of the Township that made this possible.