Tag: Kalamazoo County

a map of the new 9-member kalamazoo county commission districts

October 8, 2021

A redistricting panel is trimming the county commission from 11 down to 9 representatives, raising worries about equity.

a teacher sits in a classroom with a face mask on

August 11, 2021

The county’s health officer says a county-wide mask mandate for schools is possible if things get much worse.

a sign in front of a cement building reads "Administration Building"

August 5, 2021

As infection rates rise, WMU and Kalamazoo County again require masks indoors.

a group of medical workers prepare COVID vaccines

July 13, 2021

County health has expanded daily clinic hours and in-home vaccination appointments.

graffiti that says "Make America pay reparations"

April 6, 2021

The new panel aims to remedy racial discrimination in Kalamazoo.

a sign asking people to fight COVID-19

December 7, 2020

Kalamazoo County’s health officer worries about winter COVID impact on workers and lives.

an image from a county flyer telling people what to do if they test positive for COVID-19

November 10, 2020

The county health department has begun prioritizing some cases in its contact tracing efforts, and pleading with residents to self-isolate if they test positive.

a sign in front of a cement building reads "Administration Building"

November 10, 2020

County offices will be closed to walk-in traffic until further notice.