BERRIEN SPRINGS — Changes are coming to the Berrien Springs Village Council. Village President Milt Richter announced Monday night that he is retiring next month after nearly 10 years as president and a total of more than 12 years on the council.

Richter, 78, was first appointed to the council in November 2007 to fill a vacancy. He was appointed village president in September 2010 and has been re-elected to new two year terms ever since, most recently in 2018.