We would like to introduce our new Planning/Zoning and Development Administrator, Steve Deisler. Steve has a wealth of knowledge related to planning and economic development and comes to us from DKI (Downtown Kalamazoo Incorporated). Prior to DKI, Steve worked in the planning department at the City of Kalamazoo. We are excited to have Steve here... Read More
On Saturday, August 19th from 9am – 1pm, Texas Township and Oshtemo Township will be hosting a combined Tire Drop Off Day at the 6th Street Park (6321 S. 6th Street). Tires ranging in size from passenger vehicles to semi tires will be accepted. Prices are as follows: Passenger Vehicle $3 Each $5 If on... Read More
On Friday, June 2nd, the Road Commission of Kalamazoo County will begin the Texas Township road projects. On Friday, they will begin milling Texas Heights and on Monday, they will begin milling Finnagen. This is the first step in the HMA (hot mix asphalt) process. If you have any questions, please contact the Road Commission... Read More
This week, we will be releasing our 2017 Community Survey, which is distributed every 3-4 years and is an integral tool in guiding the Township Board with policy decisions. The Township Board encourages all households to complete a survey and voice their opinion on a variety of topics from quality of life to planning, zoning... Read More
Texas Township’s 2017 Spring Shred Day was a huge success. We shredded over 11,000 pounds of paper and were able to collect $450.00 for the Mattawan Food Pantry in addition to numerous canned and boxed goods. The Mattawan Food Pantry provides food to local families in need for only $0.17 per pound – in fact,... Read More
Please note that 8th Street is expected to be closed starting Monday, May 8th from Q Avenue to Texas Heights for a sewer and water improvement project. This closure is expected to occur for approximately 3 weeks. Residents are encouraged to follow the detour along R Avenue. Thank you for your patience during this project... Read More
The Road Commission of Kalamazoo County will be doing road construction on Stadium Drive from 4th Street to 6th Street from April 3rd til June. Current Status: Major tree removals have been completed. Contractor to start working on underground foundations and conduit for the signals at 4th Street and 6th Street. Detour: None. Traffic is... Read More
The City of Kalamazoo will be completing their Spring Hydrant Flushing in Texas Township on April 21st and 22nd. Most flushing will take place at night between 10:00pm and 5:30am with some additional day flushing between 7:00am and 3:30pm. Public Services Department personnel will flush the hydrants and mains to remove accumulated sediments. While flushing... Read More
On Monday, May 2nd, voters in Kalamazoo County will have the opportunity to vote on a proposal for Kalamazoo County Consolidated Dispatch. Below is an informative flyer with the proposal language and more information on what the KCCDA means to Kalamazoo residents. KCCDA Informational Poster For more information, please visit kccda911.org.
The Road Commission of Kalamazoo County has released their Spring/Summer 2017 newsletter. Please click the button below to read more.