News Archive

Northside Association in Kalamazoo sets plans to build houses and help residents to buy them, Southwest Michigan Second Wave, Dec. 16, 2021

Completion of the Eastside Sunrise Plaza, WKZO, Oct. 19, 2021

Eastside Neighborhood opens an art-filled plaza area, plans events, WWMT-TV, Oct. 13, 2021

Eastside Sunrise Plaza becomes sign of East Main Street revitalization, Southwest Michigan Second Wave, Sept. 25, 2021

Center for Community Progress lifts up Kalamazoo County Land Bank, July 21, 2021

Art Beat: Urban Folk Art Exploratory, WMUK, June 4, 2021

Black Wall Street among owners of revitalized Washington Square Properties, Kalamazoo Gazette, June 1, 2021

Kalamazoo’s Washington Square area full-occupied with locally-owned businesses, WWMT-TV, Channel 3, May 30, 2021

Ongoing efforts result in full occupancy in Kalamazoo’s Washington Square area, Southwest Michigan Second Wave, May 27, 2021

Not just demolitions and house sales: Does Kalamazoo County, Michigan Have America’s Most Revitalizing Land Bank? Revitalization: The Journal of Urban, Rural & Environmental Resilience, May, 2021

Remi Harrington’s Urban Folk Art Exploratory Finds a Home with the Kalamazoo County Land Bank, Public Media Network, May 7, 2021

Vacant No More! Kalamazoo’s Mill St. Print Shop Gains New Tenant, WKFR, April 20, 2021

In this rapidly revitalizing Michigan city, a derelict former print shop becomes the home of an arts-based social justice organization, Revitalization: The Journal of Urban, Rural & Environmental Resilience, April, 2021

A big city mix of people and place thrive in Kalamazoo’s West Douglas neighborhood, Southwest Michigan Second Wave, April 15, 2021

Urban Folk Art Exploratory to move into vacant Eastside Print Shop in Kalamazoo, MLive, April 15, 2021

The Creamery: A Homegrown, Hometown Project, Welcome Home Magazine, Spring, 2021

New Creamery apartments in Kalamazoo’s Edison Neighborhood shows the issues of affordable housing, March 11, 2021, Southwest Michigan Second Wave

$14.7 Million dollar Creamery affordable housing development completed in Kalamazoo, March 8, 2021. MBiz

A Kalamazoo, Michigan Neighborhood with a Rich History of Community Connection will tell its stories by Transforming a Vacant Lot, Feb. 22, 2021, Revitalization Journal

New funding meets ongoing enthusiasm as the Eastside Sunrise Plaza takes shape, Feb. 11, 2021, Southwest Michigan Second Wave

Plaza featuring local artists, residents’ stories, coming to Eastside neighborhood, Feb. 11, 2021, Kalamazoo Gazette MLive

Kalamazoo Eastside neighborhood receives grant for Eastside Sunrise Plaza, Feb. 11, 2021, WWMT Channel 3