Background: 11+ acres of privately owned wooded land adjacent to the Kleinstuck Property went up for sale in October 2019. The Stewards of Kleinstuck are spearheading an effort to explore preserving this property for the community.

Notes from October 30, 2019 Community Meeting

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Real estate listing

  • Five parcels are for sale, totaling 11.8 acres
  • 3.9 acres of the property is zoned RM-15 (Residential multi-dwelling; up to 15 units per acre)
  • 7.9 acres of the property is zoned RS-5 (Residential Single-Dwelling; up to 5 units per acre)

December 17, 2019 Update

We want to wish you a happy holiday season and give a quick update on our efforts to purchase and permanently protect the 12 acres adjacent to the Kleinstuck Preserve. As you learned in our last update, our latest offer on the property was not accepted. The sellers...

December 4, 2019 Update

The Stewards of Kleinstuck have continued to move forward with our efforts to purchase the 12 acres of property adjacent to Kleinstuck which will protect community access to the preserve and maintain 88 acres of contiguous wildlife habitat in the City of Kalamazoo. We...

November 20, 2019 Update

We are sorry to report that our initial offer to purchase the 2000 Hudson Street property was not accepted. However, we are pressing on and developing a robust fundraising strategy to complete this deal! In the interest of allowing us to be more nimble in the...

November 15, 2019 Update

We just wanted to provide another quick update that we are continuing to move forward in our hopes to purchase the 11+ acre property adjacent to Kleinstuck. Our broker has reached out to the seller’s broker to start the process. We are deeply grateful for the service...

November 7, 2019 Update

1) The Stewards of Kleinstuck (SoK) Board met on Monday 11/4/19 and have agreed, as a board, to work toward purchasing the CS Woodland property at 2000 Hudson Ave. SoK will drive the fundraising campaign (we are a 501 (c) (3) tax exempt organization). We agreed to...