City of Kalamazoo, MI
Kalamazoo County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Commission of the City of Kalamazoo as indicated in section histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
CHARTER REFERENCE
City boundaries — See § 2.
Wards and precincts — See § 3.
Nominations and elections — See §§ 30 through 41.
GENERAL REFERENCE
Voting precinct boundaries — See App. D.
STATUTORY REFERENCE
Michigan Election Law — See MSA §§ 6.1001 — 6.1992; MCLA §§ 168.1 — 168.992.
Election of City officers — See MSA §§ 6.1321 — 6.1327; MCLA §§ 168.321 — 168.327.

§ 13-1 Nominating petitions.

[Adm. Code § A301.2]
Each nominating petition, to be valid, shall contain the names of not less than 50 nor more than 75 qualified electors. No such petition shall be circulated more than 60 days prior to the date of election, and all such petitions shall be filed with the City Clerk not less than 30 days prior to the day of the election.

§ 13-2 City constitutes one ward.

[Adm. Code §§ A302, A302.1]
A. 
The number of wards into which the City shall be divided, as provided in § 3(a) of the Charter, is hereby decreased from six wards to one ward, the same to be known and designated as "Ward Number One."
B. 
Ward Number One shall include and consist of the entire area within the limits of the City, and the boundaries of such ward shall be co-equal with the limits of the City as they now exist. If at any time hereafter the limits of the City shall be altered to include more territory or less territory, the boundaries of such ward shall thereupon automatically, and without further action by the City Commission, be altered in like manner and to the same extent so that such ward shall at all times include and consist of the entire area within the City limits.