Kalamazoo michigan
This presentation is the property of its rightful owner.
Sponsored Links
1 / 12

Kalamazoo, Michigan PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 48 Views
  • Uploaded on
  • Presentation posted in: General

Kalamazoo, Michigan. Downtown Kalamazoo. April 15, 2011. Green Earth Michigan. PROJECT GREEN LIGHT PARTNERS. Downtown Kalamazoo Inc. Green Earth Michigan. Downtown Kalamazoo. City of Kalamazoo provided space Downtown Kalamazoo Inc. funded installation

Download Presentation

Kalamazoo, Michigan

An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -

Presentation Transcript


Kalamazoo michigan

Kalamazoo, Michigan


Downtown kalamazoo

Downtown Kalamazoo


April 15 2011

April 15, 2011

Green Earth Michigan


Project green light partners

PROJECT GREEN LIGHT PARTNERS

Downtown Kalamazoo Inc.

Green Earth Michigan


Downtown kalamazoo1

Downtown Kalamazoo

  • City of Kalamazoo provided space

  • Downtown Kalamazoo Inc. funded installation

  • Charge Point America’s grant funded equipment

  • Green Earth Michigan coordinated program


Downtown kalamazoo2

Downtown Kalamazoo

  • The first Level II downtown Kalamazoo electric car charging stations

  • For public use

  • Located in Kalamazoo Mall Ramp #3, next to Rave Motion Pictures

  • Currently free to use


Municipal questions

Municipal Questions

  • Where: public right-of-way?

  • Are spaces reserved?

  • Who owns and maintains?

  • Who pays for installation and maintenance?

  • Loss of parking and parking revenue?

  • What is the fee & who collects fees?

  • Will it become obsolete?

  • Legal agreements?

  • Liabilities?


Role of the local jurisdiction

Role of the Local Jurisdiction

  • Typically to provide infrastructure & services

  • Now, to advance improvements, innovations

  • Be a leader in energy conservation

  • To provide access and opportunities

  • To assist the private market


Advice when working with local governments

Advice When Working With Local Governments

  • Don’t assume we know about this technology

  • Meet early, ask who else should be involved

  • Educate, educate, educate

  • Give examples, especially agreements

  • Plan for delays, process

  • Don’t expect much financial help

  • Show how this will have a larger appeal

  • Offer to facilitate the project


Kalamazoo michigan

Jeff Chamberlain, AICP

Community Planning & Development Director

[email protected]

269-337-8044


  • Login