MSHDA Joins MEDC's Crowdfunding Initiative for Vibrant Communities
MSHDA is teaming up with MEDC to fund new opportunities aimed at building vibrant communities. The Board authorized a $1.5 million Housing Development Fund (HDF) grant to the MEDC for the Public Spaces Community Places crowdfunding initiative, effective Oct. 1 2015 - Sept. 30, 2016. MSHDA's participation comes on the heels of a wildly successful first year of the crowdfunding and matching grant program. MEDC, with the support of the Michigan Municipal League, launched the first-of-its-kind model last June through the Patronicity crowdfunding platform. Read more.
Berkley Selects Michigan Municipal League to Lead City Manager Search
The City of Berkley has selected the Michigan Municipal League to lead the city in its search for a new city manager. The League's executive search service has conducted hundreds of city manager and other administrative searches since the program began in 1998. Read more.