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Name: KALAMAZOO COUNTY COUNCIL OF GOVERNMENTSAlternate/Previous Name: COGMailing Label: Kal Co Council of GovernmentsATTN: Claudette ReidMailing Address: P.O. Box 133Portage, MI 49081Phone: 269-491-9725 (Claudette Reid)Email: KalCoCog@gmail.comWebsite(s): http://www.KalCoCog.com Personnel: David Anderson (Kalamazoo Commission) President; Lou Conti ((Alamo Twp. Supervisor), Vice President; Claudette Reid (Portage Council), Secretary/Treasurer.Hours: Meets quarterly at the Kalamazoo County Road Commission 3801 E Kilgore Road, Kalamazoo, MI.Election: NovemberGoal: To provide a vehicle for dissemination of information regarding best practices and emerging issues, discussions on issues of mutual concern for participating governmental units throughout Kalamazoo County; to study, plan and promote intergovernmental programs that will best meet the needs of the residents of Kalamazoo County; to minimize political confrontation between public agencies; and such other related purposes as COG believes beneficial for the residents and public agencies of Kalamazoo County. Area Served: Kalamazoo County.Eligibility: Municipalities and Public Agencies within Kalamazoo CountySources of support: Dues from Municipal membersSubjects: LOCAL GOVERNMENT INTERGOVERNMENTAL COOPERATION Additional Info: COG is an organization of municipalities and governmental agencies within Kalamazoo County. The member organizations are represented by elected and appointed officials or staff members of those agencies who come together to discuss issues of mutual interest.Source of Info: Email 09/2014 per Claudette Reid.