Michigan Municipal League Podcasts


RSS Feeds :: Listservs :: mml mobile

powered by google

Advocacy Blue Arrows

We Love Where You Live is the Michigan Municipal League’s exciting new venture into the world of podcasting! We’ll be bringing you insightful interviews on city innovations and politics, delving into the challenges of local government finance, sharing our members’ amazing accomplishments, and taking a fresh look at stories in the League’s magazine.

Listen in on our favorite device—smartphone, tablet, laptop, or desktop—any time it's convenient for you!

NEW! We Love Where You Live podcasts are now available on iTunes and Google Play.

The Review Déjà vu Podcast Segment: We take a fresh look at stories that appear in the League's magazine, The Review.

Host: Lisa Donovan, Communications Specialist/Editor, Michigan Municipal League



Episode 7 - SolarYpsi

Guest: Dave Strenski, Founder, SolarYpsi

Dave Strenski, founder of SolarYpsi, has amped up Ypsilanti's sustainability. He and his volunteer team have turned the city into a "solar destination" where people can learn about solar power and tour various solar installations. Thanks to their efforts, Ypsilanti has earned many solar awards, including becoming the first city in Michigan to earn the SolSmart Gold award from the Solar Foundation. Read more in the July/Aug 2018 issue of The Review.


Episode 6 - The Opioid Crisis and How Michigan Communities are Tackling the Problem

Guest: Marci Scalera, director of clinical and SUD services, Community Mental Health Partnership of Southeast Michigan

Families, communities, and local governments are falling victim to the opioid crisis in America. Guest Marci Scalera advocates for a multi-faceted approach in dealing with this crisis: prevention, treatment, and stopping drug trafficking. Hear how some Michigan communities are tackling the problem. And read Scalera's complete article in the March/April 2018 issue of The Review.


Episode 5 - Spring Lake Village / Spring Lake Township Collaboration

Christine Burns, village manager, Spring Lake Village; board member, Michigan Municipal League
Gordon Gallagher; township manager, Spring Lake Township


Episode 4 - Karen Majewski, Hamtramck mayor, past president of Michigan Municipal League, and winner of 2018 Life Membership Award


Episode 3 - 2017 CEA Finalist Milan's Downtown Redevelopment & Revitalization

Jade Smith, city administrator, Milan
Jill Tewsley, executive director, Milan Main Street


Episode 2 - Talent Attraction Vital to Michigan Success

Lou Glazer, president, Michigan Future, Inc.


Episode 1 - 2017 CEA Winner Hudsonville Terra Square Project

Patrick Waterman, city manager, Hudsonville
Mark Northrup, mayor, Hudsonville









MML Home :: League Services :: Advocacy :: Training/Events :: Resources :: Insurance :: Legal :: Classifieds :: Links :: About MML :: Privacy :: Webmaster
Michigan Municipal League :: 1675 Green Road, Ann Arbor MI, 48105 :: 734.662.3246 l 800.653.2483

MML Home Page home Conference