KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Flooding is causing issues for folks in Kalamazoo. Overnight rains pushed water levels up, causing flooding in many low-lying areas.

The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety is warning people of road closures due to the flooding. Areas to avoid include:

  • S Park between Balch and Park Pl
  • Howard between Merrill and Westnedge
  • Crosstown between Maple and Burdick
  • King Hwy between Mills and E Michigan
  • Paterson/N Park
  • N Church/ Norway
  • Riverview/Bridge

Drivers are reminded to not attempt driving through floodwaters.

Waldo Stadium’s field was underwater because of the flooding Thursday morning.

Weather forecasts say that the rain should ease up by mid-day Thursday, but more rain is suspected later this week.

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