June 2012 videos

June 2012


KDPS SegwayKDPS Segway
Duration – 2:57

When you see a Kalamazoo Dept. of Public Safety officer moving fast through downtown Kalamazoo, you might be surprised what he is riding: a Segway.

Building AuthorityBuilding Authority
Duration – 4:31

When business in the construction industry went bust four years ago, area townships still had building personnel costs to carry. Rather than reduce staff and cut services, three townships decided to create KABA, the Kalamazoo Area Building Authority.

Digging HistoryDigging History
Duration – 5:05

A new building will soon be going up on the corner of West Michigan Avenue and Rose Street in downtown Kalamazoo. And for that building to go up workers will be digging down, moving electrical vaults and updating water mains. And they’ll also be replacing sewer pipes that have been in use since 1882.

NapoleonBetcha Didn’t Know…
Duration – 2:00

Portage Public Schools’ Tom Vance tells us about his research into the icon that is Napoleon.

Summer Road ConstructionSummer Road Construction
Duration – 2:00

It’s that special time of year: road construction season.

Art Fair Wrap UpArt Fair Wrap-Up
Duration – 2:07

The annual KIA Art Fair in Bronson Park has come a long way since its start 61 years ago. Public Media Network’s Production Assistant Theresa Ghiloni gives us the highlights from this years event.

Summer RecreationSummer Recreation
Duration – 1:51

Kalamazoo Parks and Recreation Department has lots of fun activities for kids this summer.