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2018

 

Seven Companies Kick in $5 Million Each Toward Detroit Strategic Neighborhood Fund
Crain's Detroit Business 12/11/2018

Rethinking Algonac's Future: How a City with No Downtown Becomes a Destination
The Keel 12/6/2018

Prohibition Ends: Pot Now Legal in Michigan
Detroit News 12/6/2018

What's Next for St. Clair Shores' Nautical Mile?
Metromode 12/4/2018

Cities Across West Michigan Take a Stance on Recreational Marijuana Businesses
WWMT 12/4/2018

Mt. Pleasant Recognized for Contributions to Michigan's Entrepreneurial Growth, Economic Development
Epicenter 12/4/2018

Tourism Is up in Detroit. What Does that Mean for the City's Economy?
Model D 12/4/2018

Downtown Kalamazoo Plans to Reinvest $66M in Tax Revenue by 2048
Mlive 12/3/2018

How Sterling Heights Uses its Diversity to Strengthen the City
Metromode 11/29/2018

Michigan Lawmakers OK Permanent Medical Marijuana Rules
ABC 12 11/27/2018

Why Place-Based, Nonprofit Developers Matter Now More than Ever in Detroit
Model D 11/27/2018

Snyder Wants to Put $183M Online Sales Tax Surge into Roads
Detroit News 11/21/2018

The Economic Corridor is the New Downtown for Some Oakland County Cities
Metromode 11/15/2018

How Farmington Turned a 'Busted-Up Asphalt Parking Lot' into a Lively Community Hub
Metromode 11/14/2018

Gladstone Talks Recreational Marijuana
Daily Press 11/14/2018

Mt. Pleasant's New Brand: Meet Here
Morning Sun 11/14/2018

Building a Comeback in Downtown Marquette
Crain's Detroit Business 11/11/2018

Port Huron Strolling to a More Walkable, Bikeable
Future

The Keel 11/8/2018

7 Things You Need to Know About Legal Marijuana in Michigan
Cadillac News 11/8/2018

The Future of Public Transportation in Grand Rapids: New Services, Partnerships, and Tech
Rapid Growth 11/8/2018

Marijuana Legalization - What it Means for Employers
Crain's Detroit Business 11/7/2018

$50 Million Mill at Vicksburg Project Gets Vicksburg Council Approval
Second Wave 11/1/2018

Private-Public Partnerships Accelerate Completion of Washtenaw County's Border-to-Border Trail
Concentrate 10/31/2018

Miami Shows How to Reclaim a Street from Cars
Streetsblog USA 10/31/2018

What is 'True' Community Engagement? Exploring the Trendiest Term in Detroit Today
Model D 10/30/2018

Regional CEO Group to Look at Detroit's Public Spaces
Crain's Detroit Business 10/28/2018

Impact of Proposed Recreational Marijuana on Municipalities
Gaylord Herald Times 10/26/2018

Cyber Security is no Longer an Option - It's a Necessity
WWMT 10/25/2018

Making a Civic Smart City
Knight Foundation 10/25/2018

Telling Dearborn's Story Through Branding
Metromode 10/25/2018

Trump Approves Key Step Toward New Great Lakes Shipping Lock
Crain's Detroit Business 10/24/2018

Westborn Market of Plymouth, a Former Post Office, Bags State Economic Development Award
Detroit Free Press 10/22/2018

Michigan is the Next Big Test for Legal Pot
Toledo Blade 10/20/2018

Battle Creek Poised to Capitalize on Momentum as it Moves into the Future
Second Wave 10/18/2018

Lansing's Doing a Good Job at Placemaking
Lansing State Journal 10/18/2018

Sterling Heights Listed Among Top 10 Places to Raise a Family
Metromode 10/18/2018

Michigan Towns Show Off Their Coolness with Public Art
Detroit Free Press 10/17/2018

Water Trails Open Up Development in Metro Detroit's Waterfront Communities
Metromode 10/16/2018

Historic Train Depot -Turned-Community Center Celebrates Ribbon-Cutting in Clare Epicenter Mt. Pleasant 10/16/2018

"We Can All Be Placemakers": The Programs Training Detroiters in Development
Second Wave 10/11/2018

Awards, Ribbon-Cuttings, and Recognition: Southfield's Planning Department on a Roll
Metromode 10/11/2018

Historic Pontiac GM Modern Housing Neighborhood Could Win Major Renovation Dollars
Metromode 10/11/2018

Novi's New Villa Barr Park: 'A place for people to immerse themselves in art'
Hometown Life 10/9/2018

Governor Names Boyne City Official To State Environmental Committee
News-Review 10/9/2018

Walkable City Streets of Downtown Mt. Pleasant a Boon for Business
Epicenter 10/9/2018

Brighton May Look to Marijuana Businesses to Help Fund Road Repairs
Livingston Daily 10/8/2018

State to Cover Full Matching Funds for FEMA Grants
Daily Mining Gazette 10/7/2018

The Business Case for Creative Placemaking
Urban Land Institute 10/5/2018

City of Norton Shores Restores Deleted Facebook Comments on Marijuana Proposal Mlive/Muskegon News 10/5/2018

New Study Reveals Economic Impact of Immigrants and Refugees in Kent County
Second Wave 10/4/2018

Southfield Reissues RFQ for Downtown Development
Crain's Detroit Business 10/4/2018

Dearborn to Create Economic Development Roundtable and Multi-Modal Transit Plan Metromode 10/4/2018

Bruce Katz on Opportunity Zones, Placemaking, and Governance
Project for Public Spaces 10/1/2018

Lakeside Mall Redevelopment Ideas Revealed as Sterling Heights Envisions a Downtown
Crain's Detroit Business 9/27/2018

Center City District in Midland Welcomes Further Development Options
Catalyst Midland 9/27/2018

A New Hope for Harper Woods
Metromode 9/26/2018

Ypsi's Cross Street Named One of America's "Great Places"
Concentrate 9/26/2018

Ethnic Community Committee Recognizes Champions of Diversity in Sterling Heights
Macomb Daily 9/24/2018

Eastland Center Heads to Auction; Harper Woods Proposes New City Hall on Site
Crain's Detroit Business 9/24/2018

Municipalities Brace for Effects of Possible Weed Legalization in November
Cadillac News 9/19/2018

9 Cities with Smart Ideas to Improve Transportation
Curbed 9/18/2018

Westland to Seek Proposals to Develop 100-acre Site
Crain's Detroit Business 9/16/2018

Brothers Keep Gluten-Free Food Business in Hillman Rather than Moving it to Chicago
Crain's Detroit Business 9/16/2018

Entrepreneurial Hot Spot: Cheboygan
Crain's Detroit Business 9/16/2018

Sterling Heights Balances Work and Play with New Park Developments
Metromode 9/13/2018

Ypsilanti DDA Gets $300,000 from MEDC for Facade Improvements
Crain's Detroit Business 9/10/2018

Chariot Provides Mobility Solutions to Ferndale and Pleasant Ridge Residents
Detroit Driven 9/7/2018

The Southeast Michigan Planners and Designers Working to Make Transit Accessible for All
Second Wave 8/30/2018

Royal Oak is Turning its Alleyways into Pathways Metromode 8/30/2018

Dearborn Goes Big on Multimodal Planning
Metromode 8/29/2018

Ten Ways to Embrace Open Streets in Your City
Project for Public Spaces 8/27/2018

Grayling's Planned Northern Market Gets $250,000 State Grant
Crain's Detroit Business 8/26/2018

Bad Axe Tabbed as Best Place to Live in Huron County
Beaumont Enterprise 8/25/2018

Red Pole Park Art Installation Opens in Southfield
Detroit Free Press 8/22/2018

Kalamazoo Plans Spaces for Legal Graffiti and More Public Art
Mlive 8/22/2018

How Metro Detroit Communities are Slimming Down with Road Diets
Model D 8/21/2018

Traverse City Utility Plans 100 Percent Renewables by 2040
Crain's Detroit Business 8/16/2018

Michigan Wants to Put Internet Sales Tax Revenues to Roads
Crain's Detroit Business 8/14/2018

Detroit Earns CityHealth Gold Medal for its "Complete Streets" Policies
Model D 8/14/2018

eBay Announces Lansing, Michigan as Next Retail Revival Partner City
eSeller Cafe 8/13/2018

Detroit Chamber to Launch Talent Retention, Attraction Website for 11-County Region
Crain's Detroit Business 8/12/2018

Medical Marijuana Company Picks Marshall as Headquarters, Will Bring up to 400 Jobs
Battle Creek Enquirer 8/10/2018

Dearborn Pushes Downtown Transformation Strategy with Pitch Competition, Pop-ups
Crain's Detroit Business 8/9/2018

Lansing Rolls Out the Mayor's Arts and Culture Commission
Lansing City Pulse 8/8/2018

What Makes a Place Walkable
Strong Towns 8/7/2018

Ferndale's First Mixed-Use Parking Deck Moves Forward as Development Plans Stack Up
Crain's Detroit Business 8/7/2018

Climate Change is Coming to Michigan. How are Experts and Professionals Preparing our State?
Model D 8/7/2018

Kalamazoo DDA Seeks to Avert 'Crisis' with New Business Model
MiBiz 8/3/2018

US-131 Communities Partner to Encourage Tourists, Businesses to "Explore 131 North"
Traverse Ticker 8/3/2018

Are You the "Missing Middle?" Local Developers Get Creative in Housing's Most Neglected Sector
Second Wave 8/3/2018

Coolidge School Renovation Project Includes Addition of 4-Story Flint Apartment Complex
Second Wave 8/3/2018

Chicago Proposes Experiment with Pop-up Urbanism
The Architects Newspaper 8/2/2018

Art Springs from the Ruins of Vicksburg's Old Paper Mill
Second Wave 8/2/2018

Michigan Brings its Smart Cities Together for State-Wide Change
Digital Trends 8/1/2018

Traverse City Named One of the 'Most Vibrant Art Communities in America'
UpNorthLive 7/31/2018

Public Art Program Encourages Creativity in Farmington City Hall
C and G Newsy 7/31/2018

MDOT Seeking Public Input on its Five-year Transportation Program
Macomb Daily 7/27/2018

Michigan Among Top States for Business, Flint Area Also Strengthening
Grand Blanc View 7/26/2018

Recreational Marijuana: How Michigan's Potential Legalization Compares to Other States
Click On Detroit 7/25/2018

Grand Rapids OKs Ordinance to Allow Medical Marijuana Facilities
Crain's Detroit Business 7/25/2018

Municipalities Bristle at State's Copper, Lead Laws
News-Review 7/24/2018

Equitable Development Across America: How Other Cities Won Community Benefits
Model D 7/24/2018

Michigan Makes a New Bid to Dominate the Autonomous Age
Forbes 7/23/2018

Michigan Population Continues to Age, but the 20-somethings Group is Finally Growing
Daily Tribune 7/22/2018

Grand Rapids Redevelopment Boom Expected as Part of Grand River Restoration
MiBiz 7/21/2018

Hamtramck's New Mural Celebrates Diversity of City
Detroit Free Press 7/19/2018

Berkley is a Startup City Doing its 'Own Thing'
Metromode 7/19/2018

In Franklin, Women are Leading a Small Business Revolution
Metromode 7/18/2018

Tourism Helps and Hurts Town of Munising Near Pictured Rocks
Detroit News 7/17/2018

Changing Economy Has Michigan Residents Rethinking Future
Mlive 7/15/2018

Elon Musk Vows to Fix Water in Flint Homes
Detroit News 7/11/2018

New Zones Created by Tax Overhaul Draw Investor Attention
Crain's Detroit Business 7/8/2018

How Zoning is Holding Your Neighborhood Back
Strong Towns 7/5/2018

Free Music Festival Aims to Bring Diversity to Jackson
Mlive 7/5/2018

One-fourth of Monroe's Revenue in Tax Fight with DTE Energy
Crain's Detroit Business 7/3/2018

How Ann Arbor Boosted its Bus System, as Other Michigan Cities Struggle
Bridge 6/28/2018

Ford Picks Grand Rapids as 3rd U.S. City to Help Shape Transit Future
Mlive 6/27/2018

Michigan's Crumbling Infrastructure is Getting Older and Worse, to Dangerous Effect
Mlive 6/24/2018

West Michigan Economic Developers, Economists Push for 'Culture Shift' for Michigan
MiBiz 6/24/2018

The Economic Value and Benefits of Walkability
Bakersfield.com 6/24/2018

How 3 Metro Detroit Cities are Getting Ready for Redevelopment
Metromode 6/20/2018

3rd Thursdays Event Series Draws New Visitors, Businesses to Downtown Milan
Concentrate 6/20/2018

Proposal Calls for Royal Oak Transit to Connect Zoo, Farmer's Market, Downtown
Detroit Free Press 6/20/2018

3 Lessons in People-Centered Transportation from First U.S. City to Completely Eliminate Parking Minimums
Strong Towns 6/18/2018

Detroit to Engage Community in Citywide Sustainability Plan
Crain's Detroit Business 6/14/2018

Michigan's Crumbling Roads Get $300M Extra in State Budget
Detroit Free Press 6/12/2018

Detroit Clusters Commercial Corridor Plans around Kercheval in Villages, Islandview
Crain's Detroit Business 6/12/2018

Here's How Birmingham Courts National Retailers
Hometown Life 6/11/2018

Oak Park Attracts New R&D HQ, Named 'Redevelopment Ready' by Michigan
Metromode 6/7/2018

New Coalition Seeks to Draw Revitalization to Northwest Detroit Neighborhoods
Crain's Detroit Business 6/7/2018

Reviving Historic Building Rehab Tax Credit Gains Steam in Legislature
Crain's Detroit Business 6/6/2018

New Report Makes Economic Case for Improving Racial Equity in Michigan
Concentrate 6/5/2018

Rochester Hills Mayor Establishes Diversity and Inclusion Advisory Committee
Oakland Press 6/5/2018

Voters Will Decide Marijuana Legalization After Legislature Fails to Act
Detroit Free Press 6/5/2018

Editorial: Want a Good Job? Think Michigan
Detroit News 5/31/2018

What a Steakhouse Can Teach us about Walkable Neighborhoods
Strong Towns 5/31/2018

Michigan Senate Approves $100 Million for Snyder's Workforce Plan
Traverse City Record-Eagle 5/30/2018

Free Technical Assistance for Small-Scale Manufacturing and Neighborhood Revitaiization Coming Soon
Smart Growth America 5/29/2018

AAA Michigan: Transportation Survey Shows Drivers Rate Roads, Funding Poorly
Click On Detroit 5/29/2018

Michigan Budget Deal Plows $330M Into Roads
Detroit News 5/25/2018

Business-Heavy Mexicantown Avenue to be Remade as Shared Street
Crain's Detroit Business 5/23/2018

Pet Shop Bill Package Opposed by Macomb County Board Called "Trojan Horse"
Macomb Daily 5/22/2018

5 Lessons Michigan Cities Can Learn from the Twin Cities
Bridge 5/22/2018

Detroit's New Bike Lanes Have Sparked Controversy. What's Next?
Model D 5/21/2018

How 3 Metro Detroit Communities are Slimming Down with Road Diets
Metromode 5/18/2018

4 Simple Things Your Town Can do Right Now to Make Life Easier for Small Scale Developers
Strong Towns 5/16/2018

How One Local Government is Encouraging Urban Revitalization
Strong Towns 5/15/2018

City of St. Joseph Pursues Green Initiative
WSJM 5/15/2018

Public Art Identifies and Boosts a Community
Herald-Tribune 5/14/2018

Michigan Programs Aim to Boost Development in Traverse City
Crain's Detroit Business 5/14/2018

$1 Million Redesign of East Jefferson in Detroit to Kick Off This Week
Crain's Detroit Business 5/14/2018

Businesses Team Up with City of Detroit on Mobility Test Programs
Crain's Detroit Business 5/13/2018

Multiple Mixed-Use Developments on the Horizon in Downtown Kalamazoo
Second Wave 5/10/2018

Transforming Lansing's Riverfront through Partnership and Collaboration
Lansing State Journal 5/10/2018

Reports: Michigan Economy, Ranking as Business-Friendly State Improve
MiBiz 5/6/2018

WSU, TechTown, NextEnergy Team Up on Urban Tech
Crain's Detroit Business 5/6/2018

GOP Lawmakers Contemplate Tying Marijuana Legalization to Income Tax Cut
Detroit Free Press 5/4/2018

Ferndale Issues RFP for Action Plans on its New Inclusive Housing Policy
Mlive 5/3/2018

Ferndale's Environmental Sustainability Planner Position is 'Dream Job" for Erin Quetell
Metromode 5/3/2018

More Medical Marijuana Businesses Prequalify for Licenses, but Timing Concerns Remain
Mlive 5/3/2018

Downtown Business Incubator Could Boost Kalamazoo Entrepreneurship
Mlive 5/3/2018

Trump's Support of Soo Locks Fix Prompts Renewed Efforts from Michigan Officials
Mlive 5/3/2018

Can Ann Arbor and Washtenaw County Develop a Long-term Plan to Address Racial Inequity?
Concentrate 5/2/2018

Why You'll Hear More About Lansing Region's Marijuana Industry
Lansing State Journal 5/2/2018

UM Grads Weigh in on why so Many of Their Classmates Don't Stay in Michigan
Michigan Radio 5/1/2018

Automation Alley Outlines the Next Industrial Revolution
Detroit Free Press 4/27/2018

Making Departments Talk: A Shared Language of Place in Durham
Project for Public Spaces 4/27/2018

RTA Seeking Public Comment on Transit Plan for Southeast Michigan
Detroit Free Press 4/27/2018

Ann Arbor Employers Launch Summer Program Designed to Retain Young Talent
Concentrate 4/25/2018

Michigan Council on Future Mobility Makes Key Recommendations
Metromode 4/25/2018

26th Annual Concert of Colors Returns to Detroit in July with New Sister Festival in Jackson
Click on Detroit 4/25/2018

In Birmingham, Regional Transit Authority Presents Most Recent Transit Plan
Hometown Life 4/25/2018

City of Houghton Checking if Pot Ordinance Complies with State Law
Daily Mining Gazette 4/25/2018

Michigan House Passes $56.7B Budget Bills
Mlive 4/24/2018

Regional Transit Authority of SE Michigan Wants Your Input on Transit Plan
WDET 4/24/2018

No-name Detroit Metro CEO Group Targeting Regional Development
Detroit News 4/24/2018

ArtPrize's Worth Goes Far Beyond the Art
Grand Rapids Business Journal 4/20/2018

Envisioning Walkable, Denser Suburbs with Reduced Parking Needs
UrbanLand 4/20/2018

9 Medical Pot Firms First to Win Michigan Approval
Detroit News 4/19/2018

Study's Early Findings Suggest High Demand for Ann Arbor-to-Traverse City Passenger Rail
Concentrate 4/18/2018

As New Transit Startups Take Over Streets and Sidewalks, Cities Need to Step Up
Curbed 4/11/2018

RTA to Collect Feedback on Transit Plan
Detroit News 4/19/2018

Birmingham's Costly, State-of-the-Art Roadwork Blocks Drivers, Welcomes Shoppers, Diners
Detroit Free Press 4/19/2018

Ann Arbor Hopes to Win Nearly $1 Million for Public Art Event on Huron River
Mlive 4/18/2018

Burton Mayor Hopeful GM Development Brings 'Trickle Down' Businesses
Mlive 4/18/2018

Northville Downs, Michigan's Last Horse Track, to Become Upscale Homes
Detroit Free Press 4/17/2018

Michigan Council on Future Mobility Makes Key Recommendations
Model D 4/16/2018

Mayor Explains How Ferndale is "Benchmark for a Modern Community" in Annual Speech
Oakland County Times 4/16/2018

Metro Detroit CEOs: Transit Plan Can't Wait
Detroit Free Press 4/15/2018

After Long Expansion, What Will Next Recession Look Like?
Crain's Detroit Business 4/15/2018

WCC Hosts Smart Cities Symposium Focused on Using Technology to Solve Urban Challenges
Mlive 4/10/2018

State Treasurer Makes it Official: Flint's Financial Receivership is Over
Mlive 4/10/2018

Grand Rapids Ranks High on List of 125 Best Places to Live in the USA
U.S. News & World Report 4/10/2018

Saginaw and Bay City, Boomtowns Once Again
Crain's Detroit Business 4/8/2018

Can Suburbs Shaped by Cars Build Walkable Downtowns from Scratch?
WDET 4/6/2018

Autonomous Vehicles Will Impact the Environment, But How?
Driven 4/6/2018

Oakland University Students Tour Downtown Pontiac to Study Placemaking, Human Systems
Oakland Press 4/6/2018

Kalamazoo Fair Housing Work Becomes Catalyst for Cooperation in Even Bigger Initiatives
Second Wave 4/4/2018

American Center for Mobility Opening at Willow Run Touted as Crucial for Autonomous Future
Crain's Detroit Business 4/4/2018

Yes In My Backyard: New Ann Arbor Group Takes Proactive Stance Toward Development
Concentrate 4/4/2018

Moroccan-style Housing and Community Space Hopes to Bring People Together in Detroit's North End
Model D 4/2/2018

'Detroit Rising' Podcast: Urban Land Institute Conference an Opportunity to Highlight Successes, Draw Investment
Detroit News 3/27/2018

Incentives: More About Politics than Impact
Crain's Detroit Business 4/1/2018

Cities, Counties Still Losing Out on Revenue Sharing Money
Capitol News Service 3/30/2018

Dollars and Sense: Council Wants to Engage Farmington Residents
Hometown Life 3/29/2018

Major Multi-Million Dollar Partnership Takes on Kalamazoo's Need for More Affordable Housing
Second Wave 3/29/2018

Snyder: Michigan Must Change Narrative for its Future
Detroit News 3/27/2018

Snyder Urges Metro Detroit Leaders to Get Regional Transit on the Fall Ballot
Detroit Free Press 3/27/2018

Is Federal Gas Tax Hike Best Route to Fix Michigan Roads?
Iosco County News Herald 3/26/2018

Marquette Group Forms to Support Artistic Innovation
The Seattle Times 3/25/2018

Warren to Seek Developer for $125 Million-Plus Walkable Downtown
Crain's Detroit Business 3/22/2018

Awareness of the Importance of Public Spaces is Increasing - Here's How We can Capitalize On It
Arch Daily 3/21/2018

Getting Beyond 'The Projects': How Metro Detroit is Rethinking Subsidized Housing
Metromode 3/21/2018

Metro Detroit Cities Prepare for Autonomous Vehicles with Smart Infrastructure
Concentrate 3/21/2018

Ypsi Seeks to Expand Access to Solar Power Through Department of Energy Challenge
Concentrate 3/21/2018

Road Work Ahead: Snyder OKs $175M for Roads
Detroit News 3/20/2018

$4.2 Million Hudsonville Project Now Underway
Hoilland Sentinel 3/16/2018

Escanaba to Get Funding for Dealing with 'Dark Store' Issue
U.P. Matters 3/16/2018

SE Michigan Voters Could See New Mass Transit Plan on Ballot in November
Bridge 3/15/2018

Wayne County Cities Get Bulk of $5.4 Million Grant for Upgrades
Crain's Detroit Business 3/15/2018

Colleges Building Community: How EMU and WCC Give Back to Ypsi
Concentrate 3/14/2018

Wayne County to Propose New Regional Transit Plan Thursday
Mlive 3/13/2018

The Power of the Coffee Shop
Strong Towns 3/8/2018

Business Leaders Aim to Push State Further Forward with New Plan
Crain's Detroit Business 3/8/2018

Michigan House Sends Snyder Bill to Regulate Job Interviews
Crain's Detroit Business 3/7/2018

Warren Retools to Attract Residents, Dreams of a Downtown Revival
Metromode 3/7/2018

Broad Street Redevelopment in Dexter Taking Shape, Public Feedback Needed
The Sun Times News 3/7/2018

Medical Marjuana Education Session in East Lansing, March 26
News-Herald 3/6/2018

DIA Inside/Out Program Coming to Fenton
WHMI 3/6/2018

Detroit-Suburb Reversal Complicates Transit Talk
Crain's Detroit Business 3/1/2018

Get Into Your Comfort Zone: Five Indicators of Comfort in Public Spaces
Project for Public Spaces 3/2/2018

Rochester Develops Data-Driven Tool to Help Inform Development Decisions
Metromode 3/1/2018

Ferndale Incentivizes Environmental Sustainability Practices in New Projects
Metromode 3/1/2018

How Greater Lansing is Working Together and Shaping the Avenue
Capital Gains 2/28/2018

Walkable Suburbs: Rochester Connects People with Downtown, Trails
Metromode 2/28/2018

Detroit on Forbes' List of '10 Coolest U.S. Cities to Visit in 2018'
Mlive 2/27/2018

$23 Million 'Eco Industrial Park' Planned at Former Buick City Site in Flint
Crain's Detroit Business 2/27/2018

760-mph Hyperloop Transit System Considers Detroit-Chicago Route
Mlive 2/26/2018

Livonia Development Would Mix Retail and Residential Use
Crain's Detroit Business 2/23/2018

Creating Innovation Districts that Work for Everyone
Project for Public Spaces 2/23/2018

Snyder Promises $100 Million for New Talent Development Programs
Detroit Free Press 2/23/2018

Citizen Detroit: Helping Residents Set the Agenda for Change
Knight Foundation 2/22/2018

Pothole Questions: Why Aren't Michigan's High Gas Taxes Fixing Our Roads?
WDIV 2/22/2018

4 Problems with the Way Governments Communicate about Public Meetings
Strong Towns 2/21/2018

Can Transforming Suburban Places to Walkable Urban Ones be Successful and Popular?
Greater Greater Washington 2/20/2018

Storytelling Enhances Urban Planning Engagement
Planetizen 2/14/2018

Washtenaw Co. Could Set Transit Plan with Wayne Co., Detroit in Motion
Detroit Free Press 2/14/2018

Metro Detroit Cities Prepare for Autonomous Vehicles with Smart Infrastructure
Model D 2/12/2018

Why the Redevelopment of a Midtown Apartment Building is a Crucial Test Case for Inclusive Housing
Model D 2/12/2018

Wayne County Celebrates Diversity, Contributions by Immigrants
CBS Detroit 2/10/2018

Vanderbilt, Other Municipalities Remain Undecided on Marijuana
Gaylord Herald Times 2/8/2018

Where Can Metro Detroit's Millennials Find Affordable Housing?
Metromode 2/7/2018

Walkable Cities Are Where People Want to Live and Spend
Inside Sources 2/6/2018

4 Qualities of a Successful Public-Private Partnership
Strong Towns 2/5/2018

How Public Bus Routes Can Deconcentrate Poverty and Promote Equity
Chicago Policy Review 2/5/2018

Dearborn Deemed "Redevelopment Ready" and Part of Michigan Main Street Program
Metromode 2/1/2018

New Public and Private Funding Strategies for Urban Parks
Meeting of the Minds 1/31/2018

Snyder Wants Higher Landfill Fee to Fund Cleanup Program
Crain's Detroit Business 1/30/2018

Why Hazel Park is the Next Hazel Park
Metromode 1/30/2018

Feds Draw New Hard Line on Marijuana
Daily Mining Gazette 1/29/2018

The Search for Affordable Housing in Grand Rapids: How Housing Co-ops are Making a Difference
Second Wave 1/26/2018

Michigan on Top in Mobility Race: Automated Vehicle Technology Driving Michigan's Innovation Economy
Drive 1/25/2018

The Search for Affordable Housing in Grand Rapids: How Housing Co-ops are Making a Difference
Second Wave 1/26/2018

Metro Detroit Cities Prepare for Autonomous Vehicles with Smart Infrastructure
Metromode 1/24/2018

Wagner Place and Beyond: A Guide to Dearborn's Transformation Developments in 2018
Metromode 1/24/2018

Study: Metro Detroit Millennial Population Ranks Average Among Urban Cores
Crain's Detroit Business 1/24/2018

Four Things We Learned from Knight Cities Challenge Winners
Knight Foundation 1/24/2018

Gov. Rick Snyder Takes Victory Lap in Final State of the State Address
Detroit Free Press 1/23/2018

Mt. Pleasant OKs Controversial New Zoning Code
Morning Sun News 1/23/2018

Flint Mayor City Council Regain Most Control from State
Crain's Detroit Business 1/22/2018

Connectivity can be an Economic Driver in the U.P.
Crain's Detroit Business 1/21/2018

Transit May Have Been the Reason Detroit Fell Short in Amazon Bid, Official Says
Mlive 1/18/2018

Why Walkable Streets Are More Economically Productive
Strong Towns 1/18/2018

Michigan Senate OKs Tax Cut That Goes Further Than 'Fix'
Crain's Detroit Business 1/17/2018

Gov. Snyder Touts Michigan as World Leader for Mobility
Detroit News 1/15/2018

Michigan's Budget is Heading Down a Dangerous Path
Michigan Radio 1/12/2018

2017 Great Lakes Report Released
MI News 26 1/11/2018

Experts: Michigan's Economic Recovery Slowing Down
Detroit News 1/11/2018

Robots Don't Have to Win: Michigan has What it Takes to Create Jobs
Bridge 1/11/2018

Outlook Brightens for Michigan Economy, Jobs
Detroit News 1/10/2018

Not-So-Sleepy: Downtown Lake Orion Ups its Game with Music Venue, Eateries
Metromode 1/9/2018

Medical Marijuana Facilities Act Panel Held at SVSU
WSGW News Radio 790 1/10/2018

Michigan's 'Brain Drain" has been Reversed, What's Next?
WXYZ.com 1/10/2018

Dan Burden, Nation's Top Walkability Expert, Named One of the '100 Most Influential Urbanists' of All Time
The Daily Telescope 1/10/2018

Southeast Michigan Regional Transit Tax Pushed for November Ballot
Detroit News 1/9/2018

5 Ways to Initiate Communication About Cybersecurity
Government Technology 1/9/2018

Highland Park to Seek Qualified Companies for Redevelopment
Crain's Detroit Business 1/8/2018

American Center for Mobility CEO Discusses Site's Significance
Crain's Detroit Business 1/7/2018

Art is not an Economic Extravagance
Traverse City Record Eagle 1/7/2018

Highland Park Sustainable Living Community Taking Shape
Crain's Detroit Business 1/5/2018

Breakthrough Nears on Mass Transit Tax in Southeast Michigan
Bridge 1/4/2018

Midtown Detroit Named One of the Top 25 Hottest Neighborhoods in America
WXYZ.com, 1/3/2018

Doubling Down on Partnerships to Deliver Innovation
Engaging Local Government Leaders, 1/2/2018

 

2017

 

Placemaking Grant to Install Little Libraries, Bike Racks in Allen Park & Melvindale
News-Herald, 12/29/2017

Redesigning Traverse City's East Front Street
Traverse Ticker, 12/29/2017

New Law Aimed at Fighting Opioid Epidemic Requires Michigan Doctors to Use Prescription Drug Database
Detroit Free Press, 12/27/2017

A Road Map for Reviving the Midwest
Bloomberg, 12/26/2017

3 U.S. Transportation Predictions for 2018
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Detroit, Macomb County Among 9 Municipalities Suing Drug Companies Over Opioid Epidemic
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Pursuing Growth, Wyandotte Doubles Down on Arts & Culture
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Complete Streets Walkable Pontiac Program Yields Bike Racks, New Bike Lane to Downtown
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Howell Artificial Pop-up Park to be Mobile Downtown Hangout Spot
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Officials Push to Close Talent Gap: Career Ed Part of State Goal
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Michigan Positioned for 'Next Wave' of Tech Innovation in Manufacturing, Products
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Century-old Car Factory in Jackson to be Redeveloped into Hackett Auto Museum
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Walkable By Design: Downtown Northville Plans for Foot Access
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Detroit's Garage Cultural Receives Creative Placemaking Funding from ArtPlace America
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MDOT Moving Ahead with Plan to Rip Out I-375 Freeway, Restore Surface Street
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Open for Interaction: The New Face of Downtown Midland Catalyst Midland, 11/30/2017

Utica Wants to Be 'Your Downtown.' Here's How They're Planning To Do It
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Community Picks Up Brushes, Transforms Overpass Near Potter Park Zoo
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Detroit's Midtown Ranked One of 25 Hottest Neighborhoods in U.S.
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Michigan Wants All Lead Pipes Replaced Within 20 Years
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Taking the 'High Road': How Leveraging Private Sector Resources for Green Infrastructure Can Achieve Multiple Public Goals
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Group Works to Make Traverse City Northern Michigan's First Smartzone
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Alpena Council Briefed on Medical Marijuana Regulatory Issues
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Marijuana Legalization One Step Closer to Getting on the Ballot in Michigan
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Michigan to Open 'Flex Route' on U.S. 23 to Ease Traffic Congestion
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Nonprofits Mobilize to Encourage Participation in 2020 Census
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Old Orphanage Celebrated and Remembered: Grandview Marquette is Unveiled
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Detroit's Tiny House Community to Get 5 More Homes
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Lansing's Community Foundation Commits $1M in Matching Funds for Dowtown Riverfront Development
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Amazon Bid Isn't Lighting Fires on Transit Push
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Oak Park Reinvents Itself, Focuses on Service and Growth
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Cisco Makes Michigan First Digital Acceleration State
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Art, Design and New Signs: Grand Rapids Looks to Improve Pedestrian Safety
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With Amazon Bid on Table, SMART Pitches New Regional Transit Plan for Detroit Area
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Ann Arbor Joins National "10-Minute Walk to a Park" Campaign
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Detroit Ranked No. 2 in List of World's Top Travel Destinations for 2018
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Michigan is Back in the Incentives Game - in a Big Way
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Muskegon's DIY Retail Development Fills Vacant Block
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Gov. Snyder Announces Plan to Review Culture of State Government
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Study to Look at Passenger Rail Service in Cadillac
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Lincoln Park's Economic Rebirth Driven by Ford Investment, New Hispanic-owned Businesses
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Washtenaw County's Immigrants and Foreign Visitors are "Feeling the Love." But That's Just Step One.
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State Arts and Cultural Funding Gets $1 Million Boost for 2018
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Facing a Changing Future, Midland Reimagines Its Identity
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Community Conversation: Blue Water Area Natives to Share How They Improved Their Neighborhoods
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Unraveling Racism: How Lansing Became Part of a National Grant to Implement Social Justice
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Medical Marijuana Education Sessions Planned Across the State
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The Making of a Main Street: How Dearborn is Transforming Michigan Avenue into a Meeting Place
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With a Waterfront, an Emerging Downtown and Breweries, St. Clair Shores Pursues Destination Status
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Self-Driving Car Bill Clears Last Major Hurdle on Capitol Hill
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State Awards $2.5M to West Michigan Arts Programs
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'Come Home to Downtown Mt. Pleasant' Connects Business Owners with Potential Customers
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Mayor in Early Talks to Redevelop Downtown Grand Rapids Post Office
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Economic Development and Affordable Housing Goals Emerge from Kalamazoo Master Plan Process
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Vacant School in Detroit's Banglatown to be Converted to Affordable Housing
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Detroit City Council OKs Affordable Housing Ordinance
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Michigan Arts Council Awards $2.76 Million to 121 Metro Detroit Groups
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Roseville DDA Hosts Inaugural Bohemian Art Stomp on Saturday
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Marquette Keeps Building with New Growth
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Eastpointe Proves to be a Low-Key, Affordable Hub for New Businesses and Families
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State and Local Officials Respond to Federal Self-Driving Car Legislation
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U.S. House Passes Legislation Giving Feds Final Say on Performance Standards for Self-Driving Cars
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Birmingham Ranks Seventh Nationally for Retiring Foodies
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Art is Molding a New Downtown Dowagiac
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Michigan Communities Take Slightly Different Approach to Clean Energy Financing Tool
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With Big Push from City Government, Protected Bike Lanes Spread Across Detroit
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Snyder, State Officials Tour Grandview Marquette, Former Orphanage Renovated as Affordable Housing
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Walkable Living in the Suburbs: Transit-oriented Developments Aren't Just for the City
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Beware the Four-Letter Words of Vibrant Downtowns
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Downtown Detroit Housing Supply Lags Growing Demand, Study Says
Crain's Detroit Business, 8/24/2017

Subcommittee Begins Work on Ypsilanti's Sustainability Plan
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NMU Report Shows Western Marquette County Communities Must Adopt Regional Approach to Economic Development
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How 'Temporary Urbanism' Can Transform Struggling Industrial Towns
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Downtown Farmington Continues a 'Slow and Steady' Revitalization
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Michigan Elections Board OKs Petitions for Redistricting, Sick Time, Pot Drives
Crain's Detroit Business, 8/17/2017

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First Impressions Program Empowers Artists to Contribute to Regional Growth
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Asphalt, Be Gone! How Depave is Replacing Parking Lots with Parks
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A Strategy for Strong Transit and Walkability in Small Cities
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13 Detroit Businesses Win a Share of $500,000 from Motor City Match
Crain's Detroit Business, 8/14/2017

Does City-Sanctioned Streets Activism Dull Tactical Urbanism?
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Rural Placemaking: Making the Most of Creativity in Your Community
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Will Regional Transit in Metro Detroit be Back on the Ballot in 2018?
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Retail Shakeout Forces Lakeside Mall Owners and Others to Rework Development Plans
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MDOT to Put Downtown Detroit Stretch of Grand River on 'Road Diet'
Crain's Detroit Business, 8/3/2017

Southfield Rolls Out New Bike Share Program and Bike Path
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Battle Creek Couple Donates $200 to Cover 'Welcoming Michigan' Fee
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Southwest Lansing Arts Impact Project Kicks Off with Community Charrette
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State Grant to Help Push Creative Industries in Traverse City
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LiveStories Nabs $10M to Organize, Analyze, and Visualize Fragmented Civic Data
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Grants to Fund Design of Detroit Institute of Arts 'Town Square'
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Seniors, City Living Drive Metro Detroit's Housing Market Change
Detroit Free Press, 7/27/2017

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The Invisible Life of Urban Spaces
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Will 75 Million Baby Boomers' Desire for Walkability Impact City Planning?
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Bridgman to Plan for Unexpected Adversity
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Southfield Debuts Bike Share Pilot Program
Crain's Detroit Business, 7/24/2017

Detroit, Southwest Solutions Team Up on Affordable Housing
Crain's Detroit Business, 7/23/2017

Berkley Aims to Beautify Downtown with Incentives Program
Crain's Detroit Business, 7/20/2017

Million Dollar Grant to Spur High-Tech Business in Marquette
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Autonomous Carmaker Navya to Open First North American Plant in Saline
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What is Project Tim? A Mysterious but Potentially Massive Project Stokes Speculation in Durand
Crain's Detroit Business, 7/16/2017

Truth, Racial Healing and Transformation: Kalamazoo Gets Funding to Challenge Racism
Second Wave, 7/13/2017

Federal Dollars, Local Impact: Investing in Arts, Culture and Creativity is Vital to Michigan - and Our Nation
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Social Entrepreneurs Use 'Tactical Urbanism' to Create Walkable Communities
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U.S. House Panel Expected to Unveil Self-Driving Car Legislation Soon
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Strengthening Democracy Through Civic Innovation
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Plan for Former State Fairgrounds Site Gets an Urban Vibe
Crain's Detroit Business, 7/2/2017

Chamber Invites Flint Expats to Reconnect, Invest in Community's Future
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Ancestors v. Polka Dots: Some Thoughts on Approaches to "Place-Making"
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Troy Officials Envision Walkable Town Center Development
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Detroit's Mack Corridor Plan Takes a Community-Centered Approach to Revitalization Model D, 6/26/2017

Petoskey Looks Beyond the Bottom Line
Detroit News, 6/23/2017

Community Housing Network to Redevelop Old School Building In Oak Park into Mixed-Income Community
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Dense Urbanism is Great for Downtowns. But What About Suburbs?
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Sault Shines This Spring with Business Growth
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Detroit Seeks To Create Neighborhood-Restoring Park in Morningside Area
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Crowdgranting Success: Lansing Bridge's Transformation Gets Noticed
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With Firehouse Solar Installation, Ypsi Continues to Rise as National Solar Power Leader
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Detroit Launches Program to 'Re-Store' Neighborhood Business Districts
Detroit News, 6/14/2017

Building a Village: Highland Park's Residents Take Action to Rebuild their City
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Spirit of Detroit Plaza Opens to Public Today at Woodward and Jefferson
Detroit Free Press, 6/12/2017

St. Clair River at Center of Bluewater Region's Rejuvenation
Second Wave, 6/9/2017

Airbnb to Start Collecting Taxes on Michigan Rentals
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City Dive: Garden City Looks to Arts, Retail to Invigorate its Future
Second Wave, 6/8/2017

Governor Signs Brownfield Incentive Bill
Crain's Detroit Business, 6/8/2017

Future of Vehicles, UP Planning Subject of Marquette Workshop
WNMU-FM, 6/7/2017

Snyder to Sign Brownfield Incentive Bills Thursday
Crain's Detroit Business, 6/7/2017

Local Nonprofit Wins Grants to Improve Highland Park's Biking and Pedestrian Infrastructure
Model D, 6/6/2017

Benton Harbor Officials Looking into Medical Marijuana Dispensaries
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Michigan Lawmakers Vow to Get Soo Locks Funding
Crain's Detroit Business, 6/1/2017

Lt. Governor Brian Calley Lays Out Plan to Clean Up State Government
WILX, 6/1/2017

Lt. Governor Calley Announces Initiative to Switch Michigan Legislature from Full-Time to Part-Time
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$1.5M State Project Pitches Five Michigan Creative Centers
Mlive, 5/26/2017

Will a $350 Million 'Chinatown" Funded by EB-5 Visas Save Ypsilanti from its Economic Woes?
Detroit Metro Times, 5/24/2017

26 Projects, $1 Billion in Investments Coming to Muskegon County
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MSHDA Awards $400,000 in Neighborhood Enhamcement Grants
MSHDA, 5/23/2017

Bike Share Program Hits Detroit Streets Tuesday
Detroit News, 5/23/2017

Kalamazoo Pursuing Proactive Strategy to Elminate Blight
Mlive, 5/22/2017

Regional Transit's Big Question: When to Go Back to Voters?
Detroit Free Press, 5/19/2017

Berrien County Wants to Streamline Area Transit Services into One
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Uber Launches New Public Transit Feature in 3 Michigan Cities
Mlive, 5/16/2017

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Streetsblog USA, 5/15/2017

QLine Ridership Exceeded Expectations
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All Aboard! Detroit's QLine is Open for Streetcar Riders
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Flint to Get $100 Million in Federal Aid After Snyder's OK
Crain's Detroit Business, 5/10/2017

Detroit's Chief Storyteller: Why the Stories of Everyday Detroiters Matter
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Marketing Government to Millennials
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Michigan Could be the Next State to Legalize Marijuana
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A Policy Toolkit for the New Urban Crisis
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A Town Square Out of Thin Air
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'Mayor's Guide to Public Life' Offers Civic Leaders a Blueprint for Vibrant Cities that Better Serve Residents
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Detroit Adds Russell Woods, Jefferson Chalmers, Banglatown to Neighborhood Redevelopment Plans
Crain's Detroit Business, 5/3/2017

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Walkability a Factor as Businesses, City Try to Draw People to Downtown Adrian
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Crowdfunding for Placemaking Investment
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Cities Alone Can't Fix the New Urban Crisis: We Need More Regionalism
Brookings Institute, 4/25/2017

Podcast: Broadening Neighborhood Engagement
Emerging Local Government Leaders, 4/28/2017

Michigan House Panel Passes Brownfield Development Bills
Crain's Detroit Business, 4/27/2017

Traverse City Company's M-22 Highway Sign Trademark Ruled Not Harmful
Crain's Detroit Business, 4/27/2017

10 Best Practices for Creative Placemaking
Urban Land, 4/26/2017

Fighting Climate change Means Building Dense, Diverse, Walkable Cities
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Michigan Museum to Focus on History, Culture of Chaldeans
U.S. News & World Report, 4/26/2017

American Indian Festival in Algonac Celebrates Culture
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Top 10 Tips for Planners to Engage the Community
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Grand Blanc Creates Economic Development Plan
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13 Reasons We Already Knew Ann Arbor is the Best City in America
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Redevelopment Targets Two Blighted Properties in Downtown Lansing
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Flint Mayor Wants to Keep City on Detroit Drinking Water
Crain's Detroit Business, 4/18/2017

Bus Rapid Transit Suddenly Sidelined in Lansing
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Budding Industry: Demand Boosts Cost of Medical Marijuana Growing Space
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How Miscalculation, Market Trends Doomed Palace of Auburn Hills
Detroit Free Press, 4/14/2017

Leland Dredges Up Hope for Nearly Closed-Off Harbor
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The State of Water in Michigan: From Flint to Pipelines
Second Wave Media, 4/13/2017

These Resources Will Help You Host a Pop-Up Traffic Calming Demonstration in Your Town
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How Not to Create Traffic Jams, Pollution and Urban Sprawl: Don't Let People Park for Free
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What Being a Rock Star Teaches You About Practical Urbanism
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Northland Mall's Possible Future: Pricey Condos
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Michigan's Highway: The Future of Michigan Avenue, our State's Most Important Road Concentrate Ann Arbor, 4/10/2017

Northwest Michigan Arts & Culture Network Seeks Community Feedback
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Mapping the Financial Strength of Traverse City
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Six Reasons for the Resurgence of Car-free Shopping Streets
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Two Years In, City Declares Improve Detroit App a Success
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Really Inspired: Calgary Community Fights Crime Through Urbanism, Helps Police Toronto Metro News, 4/4/2017

What a Difference a Place Makes: "Best Cities for Successful Aging"
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Snyder Signs Directive to Start Infrastructure Data Collection Pilot
Crain's Detroit Business, 4/3/2017

Old Marquette Orphanage Being Turned into Affordable Housing
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Bill Encourages Grocery Stores to Open in Michigan Downtowns
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Michigan Senate Votes to Bring Back Job-Creation Tax Breaks
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Zingerman's Among 2017 Washtenaw County Environmental Excellence Award Winners
Concentrate Ann Arbor, 3/29/2017

Southwest Michigan Towns Hope for Economic Boost from Medical Marijuana Shops Crain's Detroit Business, 3/29/2017

Kalamazoo to Fight Poverty with Funding from Foundation for Excellence
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Fab Cab Trolley Would Circulate in Ferndale, Royal Oak, NW Detroit
Detroit Free Press, 3/27/2017

Medical Pot Laws Ignite Lansing Feeding Frenzy
Detroit Free Press, 3/25/2017

Wetlands Mitigation May Get Cheaper for Local Governments
Capital News Service, 3/24/2017

Downtown Muskegon's 321 Go! Utilitzes Pitch Competition to Incentivize New Downtown Retail
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Uber, Lyft Can Operate Legally in Michigan as New Rules Take Effect
Crain's Detroit Business, 3/22/2017

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Lansing State Journal, 3/16/2017

Big Medical Marihuana Operation may be Looking to Niles
South Bend Tribune, 3/15/2017

Dearborn Ranked as One of America's Top 'Overlooked Dream Cities'
Dearborn Patch, 3/14/2017

With Development on the Rise, Pontiac Reaches a Tipping Point
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Lapeer, Charlotte, and Sault Ste. Marie to Join MEDC Main Street Program
Crain's Detroit Business, 3/9/2017

Walkability Means Little if not Focused on Need
Traverse City Record-Eagle, 3/5/2017

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Urban Transit Expert Touts Detroit's Wide Streets
Detroit Free Press, 3/2/2017

Short-term Rentals Could be Allowed in Some Grand Haven Districts
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Great Lakes Restoration Would be Gutted in Early White House Plan
Detroit Free Press, 3/2/2017

Visioning Process for Imagine Kalamazoo 2015 Almost Complete
Second Wave, 3/2/2017

Kalamazoo to Approve $10M in Community Projects at Retreat
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Traverse City to Hold Bikeability, Walkability Brainstorming Session
Traverse City Record-Eagle, 2/28/2017

Communities to Get Grants for Home Rehab, Repair Projects
Crain's Detroit Business, 2/27/2017

Ann Arbor-to-Traverse Rail Feasibility Study Moves Forward with Funding
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People Pack Niles Firehouse for Medical Pot Forum
South Bend Tribune, 2/24/2017

J. P. Morgan Chase Commits $1.2 Million to Detroit Neighborhoods Efforts
Crain's Detroit Business, 2/23/2017

Public Debate over Medical Marijuana Reaches Niles
South Bend Tribune, 2/23/2017

Placemaking Success in Mount Clemens as Clinton River Project Reaches Crowdfunding Goal
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Transit-Walkability Collaborative Established
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Michigan to Distribute $5.1 Million for Distressed Township, Cities
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Detroit Ignites UNESCO City of Design Designation to Build More Equitable, Sustainable Future
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Local Community Leaders Hold Diversity Conversation in Kalamazoo
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City of Flint Looks to Shake off Stigmas of the Past with a Rising Downtown
Curbed.com, 2/15//2017

Crowdfunded Ypsi Farmers Marketplace Gets Additional $79,800 Support from MDARD
Mich. Dept. of Agriculture & Rural Develpment, 2/15/2017

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Lansing State Journal, 2/15/2017

Pontiac Mayor: Tax Plan Could Pump up Silverdome Site
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Jeff Speck: 4 Ways to Make a City More Walkable
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Art Rising: City of Charlotte Unveils New Public SculptureC and G News, 2/10/2017

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New Details on Sterling Heights Parks Plans Revealed
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Sterling Heights Sketches Public Art Plans at Strategy Meeting
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Project to Improve Gaylord's Downtown Walkability
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Kalamazoo City Commission Honored as a Friend of Bicycling
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Crain's Detroit Business, 2/5/2017

The American Suburbs are the Next Fertile Ground for Architectural and Urban Experimentation
The Architects Newspaper, 2/2/2017

Metro Transit Groups Focus on Successes, Obstacles
Detroit News, 1/30/2017

Detroit's I-375 Part of New CNU Report Identifying the Benefits of Removing Certain U.S. Freeways
CNU, 1/30/2017

Dearborn to Unify Downtown Districts Along Michigan Avenue
Metromode, 1/26/2017

Finding the Center in Center Line
Metromode, 1/26/2017

M-1 Rail, Gordie Howe Bridge, Soo Locks on Reported List of Trump Administration Priorities
Crain's Detroit Business, 1/24/2017

Citizen Innovation, Area History on Display in Northeast Detroit Tour
Model D, 1/24/2017

Ban-the-Box Policy Gains Backers: Advocates Say Movement Helps Ex-Inmates, Companies
Crain's Detroit Business, 1/22/2017

Michigan One of Five States Selected for Round Two of Cultivating Place in Main Street Communities Trainings
Main Street America, 1/22/2017

How Metro Detroit's Car-Oriented Suburbs are Implementing a 'New American Dream'
Prosper, 1/20/2017

Once-Sleepy New Baltimore Wakes Up with Downtown Business, Housing and Recreation
Metromode, 1/20/2017

$10 Deal Will Turn Closed GM Foundry and Landfill in Saginaw into Urban Park
Mlive, 1/20/2017

Local Government's Economic Development Role: Placemaking and Regions
MSU Extension, 1/20/2017

Feds Pick Willow Run Site for Self-Driving Designation
Detroit Free Press, 1/19/2017

21 Detroit Revitalization Projects Up for Awards
Detroit Free Press, 1/19/2017

Wanted: More Skilled Workers in Michigan, Say Gov. Rick Snyder and Others
Mlive, 1/18/2017

Establishment of U.P. Arts & Culture Alliance Underway
The Mining Journal, 1/17/2017

Marquette's Delft Bistro Nearly Finished, Ready for Opening in Downtown
The Mining Journal, 1/17/2017

Advent of Self-Driving Vehicles: Detroit Parking Space Becomes a Driving Issue
Crain's Detroit Business, 1/15/2017

Week in Review: Fresh Legislative Bills and a New Detroit School Board
Michigan Radio, 1/14/2017

Bloomberg Philanthropies Selects Detroit for Grant for Changing the Way City Government Services are Delivered
Crain's Detroit Business, 1/12/2017

Flint Transit System Gets $12.8 Million to Buy 32 Buses.
9&10 News, 1/12/2017

Biden: Detroit is Shining Example of U.S.
Detroit News, 1/10/2017

Snyder Names MSHDA Director to Northern Michigan Circuit Court Judge Post
Crain's Detroit Business, 1/9/2017

Capital Area Transportation Authority Stays Persistent with Bus Rapid Transit Plan
Lansing State Journal, 1/9/2017

Planet M Mobility Initiative Aims to Match State Auto Business, Silicon Valley
Crain's Detroit Business, 1/8/2017

Snyder OKs Faster Lead Notification Requirements After Flint
Crain's Detroit Business, 1/6/2017

9 Questions Answered on Michigan's New Speed Limit Law
Mlive, 1/6/2017

Michigan's Economic Axis Tilts Away from Detroit
Bridge Magazine, 1/5/2017

Detroit is Among New York Times Top Places to Go in 2017
New York Times, 1/4/2017

Five Low Cost Ideas to Make Your City Wealthier
Strong Towns, 1/4/2017

 

2016

Healthy Habits Spur Economic Well-Being - If There is Somewhere to Go
Port Huron Times Herald, 12/30/2016

Urbanism Themes - 2016 and Beyond
Forbes, 12/28/2016

How a California City Got Pedestrians to Make Their Own Master Plan
Next City, 12/28/2016

Charlotte Ramps Up Revitalization Efforts with State and Community Support
Capital Gains, 12/21/2016

Millennial Housing Options for Millennial Lansing
Capital Gains, 12/21/2016

Edmonton is Designing a City That Thrives in Winter
Next City, 12/19/2016

Giant City Cycling Pop-Up Offers Bike Lane Lessons
Next City, 12/19/2016

Tri-County Region Bands Together to Build Talent
Lansing State Journal, 12/16/2016

Royal Oak's Longest-Serving Mayor Heads for State House
Detroit Free Press, 12/14/2016

B2B Trail, Ypsi Bike Lanes to Expand in 2017
Concentrate Ann Arbor, 12/14/2016

How a Knight Cities Challenge Winner is Powering a New Narrative about Detroit
Knight Foundation, 12/13/2016

Speed Limit Increase to 75 Squeezes Through House, Heads to Governor
Mlive, 12/13/2016

Transit Debate Rolls On After Tax Rejection
Detroit News, 12/12/2016

New Design Guide Helps Planners Hack Tactical Urbanism
Next City, 12/12/2016

$4 Billion Question: How to Pay for Infrastructure Fixes
Crain's Detroit Business, 12/11/2016

Getting Downtown Vibe: Troy, Other Communities Aim to Create Walkable, Urban Areas Amid Sprawl
Crain's Detroit Business, 12/11/2016

Michigan Gets Forward-Thinking Self-Driving Laws
USA Today, 12/9/2016

Placemaking's Power to Build Healthier, Happier Communities Outlined in New Report
Curbed, 12/9/2016

How Big-Box Retailers Weaponize Old Stores
Blomberg Business Week, 12/8/2016

Don't Give Up on RTA Plan
Detroit Free Press, 12/8/2016

U.S. House Passes Bill Authorizing $170 Million for Flint's Water Crisis
Crains Detroit Business, 12/8/2016

Capital Comeback Fuels Drive to Bring Talent Home
Lansing State Journal, 12/8/2016

$100K Lansing Crowdfunded Art Project on US 127 Bridge Set for Spring
Lansing State Journal, 12/8/2016

Michigan House Passes Bills Changing Uber, Lyft, Taxi Regulations
Mlive, 12/8/2016

Michigan Senate OKs 75 mph Speeds, Local Roads Plan
Detroit News, 12/7/2016

Growing Roots: How Friends of Grand Rapids Parks is Making the City's Green Spaces More Inclusive
Second Wave, 12/6/2016

House, Senate Leaders Reach Deal on Water Bill that Includes $170 Million for Flint, Other Cities
Crain's Detroit Business, 12/5/2016

Labor Department to Appeal Ruling that Blocks Expansion of Overtime Pay
Crain's Detroit Business, 12/1/2016

Senate Approves State Regulations for Ride-Hailing Companies
Crain's Detroit Business, 12/1/2016

Regional Transit Authority Looks to Learn from Other Cities' Transit Wins
Model D, 11/29/2016

Can Your City Change Your Mind? The Design of Spaces Can Heal Us, Hurt Us, and Alter the Way We Think
Curbed, 11/16/2016

Willow Run Could Change How World Moves Again
Detroit News, 11/22/2016

Public Applauds Bay City's Work to Form a Human Relations Committee
Mlive, 11/22/2016

Officials to Break Ground Today on Driverless Vehicle Testing Site in Ypsilanti Township
Crain's Detroit Business, 11/21/2016

Mt. Pleasant Zoning "Planapalooza" in Full Swing
Morning Sun News, 11/20/2016

International Festival Celebrates Area's Diversity
Detroit Free Press, 11/19/2016

Lake Erie Transit Unveils Community Buses
Monroe News, 11/19/2016

REPORT: Civic Engagement, Local News Go Hand in Hand
Associations Now, 11/18/2016

RTA May Consider Wayne, Washtenaw Transit Connection
Detroit Free Press, 11/17/2016

Historic Kalamazoo Fire Station Gets New Life as Community Center
Second Wave, 11/17/2016

Ex-MIS President to Helm Michigan's Talent and Economic Development Department Detroit Free Press, 11/16/2016

In Defeat, RTA Backers Look West for Strategies
Crain's Detroit Business, 11/13/2016

Planet M - Michigan's Bid for Mobility Leadership
Automotive World, 11/11/2016

Q&A: Mona Lang on Downtown Marquette
Second Wave, 11/11/2016

Kalamazoo Summit on Racism 2016: Understanding Racial Equity; Transforming Our Community
Second Wave, 11/10/2016

AATA to Share New Feasibility Findings for Ann Arbor-to-Howell Rail
Second Wave, 11/9/2016

Marquette Recognized as Five-Star Entrepreneurial Community
Upper Michigan Source, 11/7/2016

Proposed Legislation Clarifies Insurance Rules for Uber, Lyft
Crain's Detroit Business, 11/6/2016

2017 Southwest Airlines Heart of the Community Grant Applications Are Now Open
Project for Public Spaces, 11/4/2016

45 Ideas to Share $2.24 Million in 2016 Knight Arts Challenge Detroit
Crain's Detroit Business, 11/3/2016

Postwar Neighborhoods are Key to Suburban Revitalization
Build a Better Burb, 11/3/2016

Street Project Could Reconfigure Busy Detroit Intersection
Crain's Detroit Business, 11/2/2016

Placemaking for Mid-Sized Cities: Rebuilding Waterfront Parks and "Bourbonism"
Urban Land, 11/2/2016

Midtown Program Seeks to Prevent Residents from Being Priced Out of Neighborhood
Model D, 11/1/2016

New Tool from Global Detroit Demonstrates How Immigrants Can Revitalize City's Housing Stock
Model D, 11/1/2016

Downtown Mount Clemens' Economy 'Bubbling Up' Next to the Clinton River
Metromode, 10/27/2016

Local Transit Agencies Receive Smart Commute Funding to Help Employers and Workers Save Money
Mass Transit, 10/27/2016

Karmanos Hopes to Spark Downtown Pontiac Revival with 3 Tech Startups
Detroit Free Press, 10/27/2016

Foundation for Excellence Moves Forward: 'What a Great Day to be in Kalamazoo'
Second Wave, 10/27/2016

Economic Trends in Detroit: Younger Consumers, Small Businesses Help Drive Growth
Crain's Detroit Business, 10/26/2016

Open Streets Detroit Proved the Value of Pedestrian Zones
Model D, 10/24/2016

Loneliness, Urban Design, and Form-Based Codes
CNU, 10/20/2016

Silicon Valley Commuter Shuttle to Launch Metro Detroit Service
dbusiness, 10/20/2016

Using Tactical Urbanism to Promote Bikeability
Strong Towns, 10/19/2016

Michigan Must Embrace the Future of Transportation Technologies Before it Passes Us By
Mlive, 10/18/2016

3 Regional Transit Systems Metro Detroit Can Learn From
Model D, 10/17/2016

Growing Value Through Creative Placemaking
Urban Land, 10/11/2016

Placemaking Nonprofit Open-Sources Street Furniture
Next City, 10/10/2016

Livonia Chief Assistant Attorney Shares Insights on Marijuana Regulation
Oakland County One-Fifteen News, 10/9/2016

Free Press Endorsement: Vote Yes on RTA Millage
Detroit Free Press, 10/9/2016

How Autonomous Vehicles Fit into Future Public Transit in West Michigan
Mlive, 10/6/2016

Connecting Entrepreneurial Communities Conf. Brings Together Developers, Planners From Across the State
The Times Herald, 10/5/2016

Kalamazoo's First Tiny Home: A Three-Decade Long Dream in the Making
Second Wave, 9/29/2016

Survey Shows More Support for Regional Transit Authority Vote with Education
Detroit Free Press, 9/28/2016

State Awards $3.4 Million for Saginaw Farmers' Market Complex
Crain's Detroit Business, 9/28/2016

Proposed Legislation Would Support Urban Farming with USDA Resources
Crain's Detroit Business, 9/26/2016

White House: Make Cities Affordable By Building for Walkability, Not Parking
Streegsblog USA, 9/26/2016

Without an RTA Tax, Who Pays for M-1 Rail?
Crain's Detroit Business, 9/25/2016

How Crowdfunding Builds Community with Patronicity
Oakland County One-Fifteen News, 9/23/2016

Equitable Design, Redevelopment Best Future for Old Cities, Panel Says
Crain's Detroit Business, 9/22/2016

The Importance of Legacy Cities
MSU Extension, 9/21/2016

Biking, Walking to Take Over Motor City This Month
Detroit Free Press, 9/21/2016

Senate Committee Approves Gilbert-Backed Brownfield Proposal
Crain's Detroit Business, 9/20/2016

Billionaire Rescues City of Kalamazoo with Cash to End Fiscal Plight
Holland Sentinel, 9/16/2016

"Third Places" as Community Builders
Brookings Institution, 9/14/2016

Bills to Regulate Medical Marijuana Headed to Snyder
Detroit Free Press, 9/14/2016

Ypsi Amtrak Station Plan Moves Forward Despite Challenges
Concentrate, 9/14/2016

Open Streets Event to Turn Major Detroit Roads into Car-Free Zones
Crain's Detroit Business, 9/13/2016

Lansing Area Planners Exploring Tri-County Transportation Options
WKAR, 9/13/2016

Placemaking on Main Street: Revitalizing Rural Communities
Project for Public Spaces, 9/12/2016

The Center for Michigan Comes to Marquette
TV6, 9/8/2016

Senate Moves to Clear Up Legal Haze Around Medical Marijuana Edibles, Dispensaries
Mlive, 9/8/2016

Michigan Senate Moves Forward with Autonomous Vehicle Testing
Detroit Free Press, 9/7/2016

Thriving on the Edge: Agricultural Innovation in Ypsilanti
Concentrate, 9/7/2016

Rivers of Vibrancy: Cities Embrace Waterways as Economic Development Strategy
MiBiz, 9/4/2016

Michigan Legislature's Fall Agenda: Energy Laws, Driverless Cars, Marijuana Bills
Crain's Detroit Business, 9/5/2016

State Fairgrounds Developers Detail Plans: Housing, Retail, Theater
Crain's Detroit Business, 9/2/2016

How Grand Rapids and Other Cities Are Prepping for the Next Big Storm
Bridge Magazine, 9/1/2016

The Promise of Walkable Tourism
Travel Weekly, 9/1/2016

10 Steps to Fix a City
Strong Towns, 8/29/2016

Senate Committee Approves Autonomous Vehicle Legislation
Crain's Detroit Business, 8/31/2016

Ann Arbor Greenbelt Program Celebrates 50th Project, Other Milestones
Concentrate, 8/31/2016

South Lyon Survey Says: Bring More Art, Local Programs to Town
Hometown Life, 8/30/2016

Michigan May Let Driverless Cars Cruise Public Roads Without a Human Operator
Business Insider, 8/30/2016

The Economic Value of Walkability: New Evidence
City Observatory, 8/30/2016

The Yin and Yang of Detroit's Fastest Changing Neighborhood
Model D, 8/29/2016

Transportation Asset Management Council Launches Mobile-friendly Interactive MapMichigan Transportation Asset Management Council, 8/26/2016

A Region of Opportunity: How Metro Detroit is Helping its Immigrant Population Succeed
Metromode, 8/25/2016

Southfield's Vision for Northland Mall Site: Townhouses, Shopping, a Public Park
Detroit Free Press, 8/24/2016

Petoskey Mural Project Transforms Vacant Wall
9 &10 News, 8/24/2016

Cadillac-Wexford Transit Authority to Extend Service Hours
9 &10 News, 8/24/2016

Vanity Ballroom May Swing Once Again in Detroit's Jefferson-Chalmers Neighborhood
Detroit Free Press, 8/23/2016

Want Community? Build Walkability
Strong Towns, 8/23/2016

$5 Million Knight Cities Challenge to Open for Ideas October 10
Knight Foundation, 8/23/2016

Michigan's Aging Drivers Need RTA's Detroit-Area Transit Plan
Click On Detroit, 8/22/2016

Gridlock Ahead? Proposed West Michigan BRT Route to GVSU Faces Uncertainty Over Funding
MiBiz, 8/21/2016

New Investments to Boost Escanaba Downtown
Second Wave, 8/19/2016

Study to Consider Feasibility of Ann Arbor-Traverse City Passenger Rail
Concentrate, 8/17/2016

Facing $6 Million in Repairs, Bay City Officials Ponder Closing a Bridge
Mlive, 8/17/2016

Counties Approve Regional Transit Millage Language
Detroit Free Press, 8/16/2016

Robertson Brothers Homes Feeds Millennial Hunger for Ownership with Townhouses
Crain's Detroit Business, 8/16/2016

Survey Finds 91% Have Positive Impression of Downtown Detroit
Crain's Detroit Business, 8/16/2016

Suttons Bay Summer: Visitors, Locals Nourish Growing Downtown District
Traverse City Record-Eagle, 8/14/2016

Detroit Nonprofit Creating Tiny Houses Community
Crain's Detroit Business, 8/12/2016

Downtown Lansing Inc. Receives 2016 National Main Street Accreditation
Capital Gains, 8/10/2016

3 Reasons Why Michigan is a Great Place to Start a Business
Detroit Free Press, 8/11/2016

Michigan Looking to Drive Automated Revolution in Auto Industry
WXYZ, 8/10/2016

The Past, Present, and Future of Public Transit in SE Michigan
WDET, 8/10/2016

Historic Grain Elevator in Rochester May Be Moved for New Condo Project
Crain's Detroit Business, 8/9/2016

Planning Begins for A2TC Northern Michigan Passenger Railway
MyNorth, 8/8/2016

Unpacking the Formula for Success in Detroit's Corktown Neighborhood
Model D, 8/8/2016

Equity and Inclusion: Getting Down to the Heart of Placemaking
Project for Public Spaces, 8/4/2016

420 Bikes, 42 Bike Stations Coming to Downtown Detroit as Bike Share Vendor Selected
Daily Detroit, 8/4/2016

Michigan Brewery Plans to Use Crowdfunding to Attract Investors, Thanks to Title III of the Jobs Act
Forbes, 8/4/2016

Cities, Businesses Could Save Big by Going Green
Public News Service, 8/4/2016

Investor Group Plans Redevelopment of Mile-Long Blighted Muskegon Lakeshore
Grand Rapids Business Journal, 8/3/2016

2 Developments Seek to Boost Affordable Housing in Michigan
Crain's Detroit Business, 8/3/2016

Marquette Conference Highlights Rail Transit as "part of a balanced transportation system"
Michigan Radio, 8/2/2016

What's the Solution to Urban Sprawl?
Metromode, 8/1/2016

Lower Rents, Opportunity, Diversity Draw Businesses to 'Funky,' Walkable Hamtramck
Crain's Detroit Business, 7/31/2016

A Manifesto for Creative Revolution
Knight Foundation, 7/28/2016

The Foundry in Kalamazoo Announces First Tenant for $10 Million Redevelopment Project
Second Wave, 7/28/2016

Holland, Saugatuck Included in Newest Pure Michigan Byway
Holland Sentinel, 7/28/2016

Kalamazoo 'Standing on the Edge of History' with Offer of $70M Donation to City
Mlive, 7/28/2016

Let Voters Have Their Say on Transit Millage
Detroit Free Press, 7/28/2016

State Plan Calls for Sustainable Expansion of Water Recreation, Water-Based Business in Michigan
Crain's Detroit Business, 7/27/2016

Pro-Granny Flats Ordinance Moves Forward in Ann Arbor
Concentrate, 7/27/2016

West Side Neighborhoods Unite with Community Groups to Create Vibrant Gateway to Lansing
Capital Gains, 7/27/2016

Beyond Arts and Culture: Placemaking as a Tool for Long-Term Economic Growth
Initiative for a Competitive Inner City, 7/26/2016

Downtown Ferndale Save-A-Lot Demolition Underway for $17.9 Million Mixed-Use Project
Crain's Detroit Business, 7/26/2016

World's First "Brewhouse Louvre" in New Buffalo, MI Leading Charge Into New Age of Crowdfunding
PR Newswire, 7/26/2016

State Commits $20M to Willow Run Autonomous Car Testing
Detroit News, 7/26/2016

Millennials Bring New Life to Some Rust Belt Cities
PEW Charitable Trusts, 7/25/2016

Michigan Must Continue to Diversify Economy, Grow Entrepreneurship
MiBiz, 7/24/2016

New Baseball Park a Hit for Downtown Utica Economy, Business Growth
Crain's Detroit Business, 7/23/2016

Three Insights on Tackling a Social Change Project in Your Community
Knight Foundation, 7/22/2016

Foundation Gives $15 Million to Flint Theater Restoration Effort
Crain's Detroit Business, 7/20/2016

Self-Driving Vehicle Test Pad at Willow Run Inks Deal
Detroit Free Press, 7/18/2016

The Problem of Big Box Stores
Strong Towns, 7/18/2016

The State of the Movement: Innovation and Placemaking
Project for Public Spaces, 7/18/2016

Mobility Magnet: In the Driverless Car Race, Michigan Attracting Outside Firms
Crain's Detroit Business, 7/17/2016

Ann Arbor Home to Michigan's New Economy
Detroit Free Press, 7/17/2016

Highlighting the Growth, Economic Opportunity in Walkable Urban Places
Urban Land, 7/15/2016

Lansing 5:01 Retains and Attracts Talent by Showcasing the City's Evolving Hipness Capital Gains, 7/13/2016

Could Pokemon Go Make Our Cities More Walkable?
Strong Towns, 7/12/2016

Age Friendly Cities and Walkability
Vimeo, 7/11/2016

Longtime Detroit Residents Put the "Community" in Community Connections Grant Program
Model D, 7/11/2016

Congress for the New Urbanism Attendees Praise Downtown Detroit's Walkability
Crain's Detroit business, 7/11/2016

Art Fair on Sunday? Ann Arbor and Businesses Say 'Yes
Detroit Free Press, 7/9/2016

The Art of the $1 Building Deal: Gambling on Incentives
BattleCreek Enquirer, 7/7/2016

Self-Driving Cars: Futurama 2.0 for Cities for People?
Project for Public Spaces, 6/8302016

Detroit's Mexicantown to Benefit from Reactivation of Main Street Program
Crain's Detroit Business, 7/8/2016

Linking Regional Transit Will Bring Many Benefits
Macomb Daily, 7/6/2016

Wyandotte's Downtown a Business 'Destination'
Detroit News, 7/6/2016

Seeking a "Missing Middle" in Metro Detroit's Housing Market
Metromode, 6/30/2016

Reflections from the 24th Congress for New Urbanism
Place Lab, 6/30/2016

Is Washtenaw County Ready to Embrace Bus Rapid Transit?
Concentrate Ann Arbor, 6/29/2016

Traverse City Area Public Schools Unveils Community Art Project in Downtown Traverse City
9&10 News, 6/29/2016

5 Perspectives on Walkability
Strong Towns, 6/28/2016

Detroit's Jefferson-Chalmers Neighborhood is Site of Block Build 2016 with National Trust for Historic Preservation's HOPE Crew and Local Groups June 25
Michigan Historic Preservation Network, 6/22/2016

Detroit Entrepreneurs Have Until July 1 to Apply for Motor City Match
Model D, 6/20/2016

Transit Advocate: 'Getting to School is an Important Component'
Hometown Life, 6/19/2016

Curious About Bus Rapid Transit? Check Out Cleveland
Detroit Free Press, 6/19/2016

An Artist's Way of Seeing: Community Engagement in Creative Placemaking
Shelter Force, 6/17/2016

Lansing Wins NEA Grant to Plan Improvements to Adado Riverfront Park
Capital Gains, 6/15/2016

Detroit Ranks Third in Nation in Pace of Increasing Walkability
Michigan Radio, 6/15/2016

Lance Armstrong Joins Kalamazoo Mayor Bobby Hopewell in Remembering Bicyclists
Mlive, 6/14/2016

How Knight Cities Are Learning to Put People-First Design to Work
Knight Blog, 6/10/2016

Could the 20-Minute Neighborhood Work in Detroit?
Detroit Free Press, 6/14/2016

7 Savvy Moves by Detroit are Praised by Urban Visionaries from Around the Country at 24th Congress for the New Urbanism
Deadline Detroit, 6/9/2016

Detroit-Based Companies Bedrock, Hamilton Anderson Win Grand Prize for Brush Park Urban Design at 24th Congress for the New Urbanism
Crain's Detroit Business, 6/9/2016

Portrait of a Mayor: Bobby Hopewell
Second Wave, 6/9/2016

RTA Sets Meetings on Master Transit Plan, Tax Hike
Mass Transit Mag, 6/7/2016

Detroit Future City Finalist for ArtPlace America's 2016 National Creative Placemaking Fund
Detroit Future City, 6/7/2016

Southfield Using Cured in Place Pipe to Replace Old Water Mains, Minimize Cost & Disruption
Oakland County One ~ Fifteen News, 5/16/2016

RTA Sets Meetings on Master Transit Plan, Tax Hike
Detroit Free Press, 6/6/2016

Detroit to Host 24th Congress for the New Urbanism this Week
Crain's Detroit Business, 6/6/2016

"Surburban Urbanism" is No Longer Just a Niche
The Urban Edge, 6/6/2016

More Mobility Boosts Economy, Mackinac Panel Says
Detroit News, 6/2/2016

Cities are Starting to Put Pedestrians and Cyclists Before Motorists
The Economist, 9/5/2015

Michigan Seeks Solution for Roads, Bridges, Water Infrastructure in State of Disrepair Crain's Detroit Business, 6/2/2016

Creative Placemaking's Positive Impact on Community Development
Urban Land, 5/31/2016

RTA Unveils Ambitious Public Transit Plan for Southeast Michigan
Click on Detroit, 5/31/2016

$4.6B Transit Plan Would Connect Detroit, 4 Counties
Detroit Free Press, 5/31/2016

How RTA's Transit Plan Affects Specific Communities
Click on Detroit, 5/31/2016

National Endowment for the Arts Invites Creative Placemaking Proposals for Our Town Grant Program
Philanthropy News Digest, 5/28/2016

Metro Detroit is Finally Getting a Regional Master Transit Plan on May 31
Daily Detroit, 5/26/2016

What Makes the U.P. an Attractive Place to Live?
ABC10 UP, 5/24/2016

In Detroit, IdeasCity Explores the Role of Culture in Making Cities More Fair and Successful
Architect's Newspaper, 5/24/2016

Port Huron's Blue Water Transit Bus Hub to be Completed by July 8
Detroit Free Press, 5/24/2016

Atmosphere was Wild in Detroit City FC Home Opener
Detroit Free Press, 5/24/2016

Engineers Should Not Design Streets
Strong Towns, 5/23/2016

Detroit City Football Club Moves to New Home, Faces New Challenges
Detroit Free Press, 5/20/2016

RTA Wants Detroit-Ann Arbor Commuter Rail Service
Detroit News, 5/19/2016

Rapid Bus Transit Proposal Master Plan to be Released Soon
C&G Newspapers, 5/18/2016

Detroit Among Five Cities that are Leading the Way in Urban Innovation
Wall Street Journal, 5/18/2016

Reuse of Historic U.P. Buildings Preserves Sense of Place
Second Wave, 5/16/2016

Detroit Transit Challenge Launches Ahead of Likely RTA Millage
Detroit Metro Times, 5/18/2016

20 Urbanists to Pursue Groundbreaking Projects as 2016 Emerging City Champions
Knight Blog, 5/16/2016

The World at our Fingertips: The Amazing Diversity in Metro Detroit
Examiner, 5/16/2016

Crowdfunding Creatives: House Opera Begins Buildout After Successful Fundraising Campaign
Model D, 5/16/2016

Detroit Museum Outdoor Art Effort Heads to Northern Michigan
ap.org, 5/16/2016

Detroit City Football Club Races to Finish Stadium Work Ahead of Friday Opener
Crain's Detroit Business, 5/15/2016

After Flint, Lawmakers Study $165M for Other Infrastructure
Crain's Detroit Business, 5/14/2016

Community Projects in the Eastern Upper Peninsula Receive Placemaking Grant Dollars
Sault Ste. Marie Evening News, 5/14/2016

It Just Got Easier for Cities to Design Walkable, Bikeable Streets
Streetsblog USA, 5/13/2016

NextEnergy to Award $100K in Global Smart City Competition in Detroit
Yahoo Finance, 5/13/2016

Foundations Pledge Nearly $125M to Flint Recovery
Detroit Free Press, 5/11/2016

9K Students Plan to Impact Michigan's Future Employee Pipeline
Mlive, 5/10/2016

App Takes Drivers Along the Scenic Route
Government Technology, 5/9/2016

National Endowment for the Arts Creative Placemaking Grants and 2017 Guidelines Announced
National Endowment for the Arts, 5/9/2016

West Michigan Community Strives to Achieve Diversity Goals
W. K. Kellogg Foundation, 5/9/2016

Caring for Sleeping Bear: Why Michigan's Shoreline Treasure is $205 Million Economic Engine
Crain's Detroit Business, 5/8/2016

Glen Arbor, Recovered from 100-mph Storms, Ready for Tourists
Crain's Detroit Business, 5/8/2016

Hatch Detroit Small Business Contest Seeks Applicants for $50,000 Award
Model D, 5/5/2016

East Main Redevelopment Opens, Breathes New Life into Downtown Milan
Concentrate, 5/4/2016

Food Entrepreneurs Find a Business Home in Niles
Second Wave, 5/6/2016

Oakland County Expected to Add 44,000 Jobs Over Next 3 Years
Crain's Detroit Business, 5/5/2016

Rocket Fiber Pairs Up with Dell to Discuss Detroit as Smart City
Crain's Detroit Business, 5/5/2016

USDA and EPA to Help Communites Use Internet to 'Improve Walkability'
CNS News, 5/5/2016

Help Choose 4 New Public Artworks for Downtown Ann Arbor
Mlive, 5/5/2016

Vacant Detroit Lots Being Transformed for Outdoor Education
9&10 News, 5/5/2016

President Obama Tells Flint Residents: 'I've Got Your Back'
Detroit Free Press, 5/4/2016

Voters in Kalamazoo County Approve Renewal of Transit Tax
9&10 News, 5/4/2016

Boom! Roasted: The Explosive Growth of Ann Arbor's Coffee Scene
Concentrate, 5/4/2016

Regional Transit Authority Unveils Gratiot, Woodward and Michigan Avenue Plans
C&G Newspapers, 5/3/2016

Home of Detroit's Streetcar Line Unveiled
Detroit News, 5/3/2016

Why Michigan Wants to Stay in the Driver's Seat on Autonomous Vehicle Legislation
Automotove News, 5/1/2016

Righting Old Wrongs: U.S. DOT Goes from Urban Renewal to Freeway Removal
Planetizen, 4/30/2016

More Open Space, Walkability, and Multifamily are Future of Suburbs
Urban Land, 4/29/2016

Farmington Grows Reputation for Niche Food, Drink and Makerspaces
Crain's Detroit Business, 4/29/2016

Emergency Manager Law Targeted by New Michigan Urban Workgroup
Mlive, 4/29/2016

Creative Placemaking Group Expands with New Models in Detroit and Rural Areas
The Line, 4/22/2016

The Benefits of Cross-Boundary Digital Government Are Many
Government Technology, 4/27/2016

House Passes $38.8B Budget for State Government
Detroit Free Presse, 4/27/2016

Leveling the Playing Field: Addressing Issues of Equity in Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti Transit
Concentrate, 4/27/2016

Ypsilanti Creates NEZ Tax Incentives for City's South Side
Concentrate, 4/27/2016

Google, Ford, Uber Join Forces to Promote Autonomous Cars
ECN Magazine, 4/26/2016

How They Did It: Bringing Art to Nontraditional Spaces
KnightBlog, 4/20/2016

Community Lighting Group to Potentially Partner with Highland Park on Ambitious Project
Model D, 4/25/2016

Kalamazoo Neighborhood Housing Services: 35 Years of Finding Solutions for Homeowners
Second Wave, 4/21/2016

A Clearer Idea of Bus Rapid Transit in Metro Detroit
Curbed Detroit, 4/20/2016

Issues of the Environment: Expanding Public Transportation in Washtenaw County
WEMU, 4/20/2016

3 Things a Neighborhood Needs to be Truly Walkable
Strong Towns, 4/19/2016

DDOT, SMART Teaming up on Express Bus Service
Mode Shift, 4/19/2016

Walkability: It's Not About the Buildings, or Even the Streets. It's About the Experience. Placemakers, 4/14/20166

The Coolest Suburb in America's 35 Biggest Metro Areas
Mlive, 4/20/2016

Detroit Auto Show to Host High-Tech Expo
Detroit News, 4/18/2016

Passenger Traffic Keeps Growing at Detroit Metro Airport
Detroit Free Press, 4/18/2016

Wayne Co. to do 16 Roads Projects under $30M Plan
Detroit News, 4/14/2016

Detroit Zoo Shows off New $30M Home for Penguins
Lansing State Journal, 4/13/2016

Car-Free Life in the City
Strong Towns, 4/11/2016

Newaygo County Named Michigan Promise Zone
9 & 10 News, 4/11/2016

9 Detroit Businesses Get Motor City Match Grants to Expand Efforts
Detroit News, 4/11/2016

Move Over Food Trucks, a Flower Truck is Coming to Detroit
Model D, 4/8/2016

Slowly but Surely Battle Creek Vision is Bringing about Change
Second Wave, 4/7/2016

Think Tank: Private Investment Needed to Fill Infrastructure Spending Gap Locally, Nationally
Crain's Detroit Business, 4/7/2016

The Restaurant Factor: Good Restaurants are Essential to Neighborhood Success
Strong Towns, 4/7/2016

Public-Private Partnerships for Infrastructure Investments Topic of Forum in Detroit Today
Crain's Detroit Business, 4/7/2016

Art Reach of Mid-Michigan Wins Tourism Award
Morning Sun News, 4/5/2016

Detroit, Flint to Get $55M to Fight Blight
Deadline Free Press, 4/5/2016

Detroit to Tear Down Four Vacant Schools This Year
Deadline Free Press, 4/5/2016

Bus Rapid Transit Proposed from Downtown Detroit to Romulus or Ann Arbor
Deadline Detroit, 4/5/2016

Apply for Knight Arts Challenge in Detroit by May 2
Knight Foundation, 4/4/2016

Pure Michigan Campaign Extends to Business
Crain's Detroit Business, 4/3/2016

Pontiac Open House on Regional Transit System
Oakland Press, 4/2/2016

Implementing Community Vision Requires Detailed Strategies
MSU Extension, 4/1/2016

The Future of Hamtramck is Being Built Today
Model D, 4/1/2016

Report: Arts and Cultural Nonprofits Serve as Economic Engines for Michigan
MiBiz, 4/1/2016

Regional Transit Plans Earn Praise from Ann Arbor Residents, Officials
Mlive, 4/1/2016

Project for Public Spaces Enters 2016 Presidential Race: "The Party for Public Spaces"
Project for Public Spaces, 4/1/2016

New Report Assesses State Investments in Walking and Walkable Communities; Michigan Ranks High
PR Newswire, 3/31/2016

Board Restores Powers to Pontiac Mayor, City Council
Detroit Free Press, 3/31/2016

Building Momentum in Benton Harbor
South Bend Tribune, 3/31/2016

Cleaning Up the Past for a Brighter, 'Bluer' Economic Future in Michigan
Second Wave, 3/30/2016

How Ann Arbor Public Transit Fits into the New Shared-Mobility Network
Concentrate Ann Arbor, 3/30/2016

Allegan Receives $15,000 Placemaking Grant
WHTC 1450 AM, 3/30/2016

Ada Hopes Village Redevelopmenmt Will Spur Business, Residential Growth
MiBiz, 3/30/2016

Learn About Southeast Michigan Region's Public Transit Plans at 4 Events
Detroit Free Press, 3/28/2016

New Network for Urban Innovators Launches in Detroit, Philly
Next City, 3/28/2016

City Approves Start Garden Affiliate to Administer Grand Rapids SmartZone, Deliver Regional Entrepreneurship Services
MiBiz, 3/25/2016

East Lansing Begins Transformation of Two Alleys into Art-Inspired Corridors
Capital Gains, 3/23/2016

The Price of Neglect: Michigan Must Spend Billions on Water, Sewer Fixes
Bridge Magazine, 3/22/2016

$100 Million Plan for New Royal Oak City Hall Complex Includes Retail, Offices, New Park
Crain's Detroit Business, 3/22/2016

'Ideas City Detroit' to Focus on Reinventing City
Detroit Free Press, 3/18/2016

Willow Run Driverless Car Project Gets CEO, Board of Directors
Crain's Detroit Business, 3/18/2016

New Data Suggest that Metro Detroit's 'Brain Drain' is Over
Metromode, 3/17/2016

Granny Flats Stir the Development Pot in Ann Arbor
Concentrate Ann Arbor, 3/16/2016

Landline Creative Labs: The Next Step in Ypsi's Renaissance?
Concentrate Ann Arbor, 3/16/2016

New York-Based In Our Backyard Opens Detroit Office for Grassroots Projects
Crain's Detroit Business, 3/17/2016

Express Bus Service Plan On Woodward, Gratiot Gets Boost
Detroit Free Press, 3/17/2016

$10 Million Will Convert Old Kalamazoo Foundry into Office Campus with 100 Jobs
Mlive, 3/17/2016

Detroit Area Internet Competition Moves to Hyper Speed
Detroit News, 3/17/2016

5 Highlights from the Flint Water Crisis Congressional Hearing
Mlive, 3/16/2016

The Next Frontier for Compact Walkability? It's Gotta be the Burbs
Placemakers, 3/15/2016

Flint's Legacy May Include Dramatic Expansion of Public Records Law
Bridge Magazine, 3/15/2016

Kresge Grants to Transform Vacant Lots, Buildings in Detroit
Detroit Free Press, 3/15/2016

Detroit Homecoming Receives International Placemaking Award
Crain's Detroit Business, 3/13/2016

Grassroots Efforts Bring Economic Development to Mackinac County
Second Wave, 3/11/2016

Conversion of a Save-A-Lot store in Downtown Ferndale into Lofts to Begin This Summer
Crain's Detroit Business, 3/11/2016

Expanding Entrepreneurism: How to Prosper in Strong and Weak Economic Times
Crain's Detroit Business, 3/11/2016

State Infrastructure Commission Formed in Response to Flint Crisis
Detroit News, 3/10/2016

Where is Michigan's Best Small Town? Vote for Your Favorite!
Detroit Free Press, 3/10/2016

Preserving Our Right to Preserve: What Proposed Historic District Legislation Could Mean in Ann Arbor
Concentrate Ann Arbor, 3/9/2016

What Lansing is Doing Better to Support its Refugees
Capital Gains, 3/9/2016

Traverse City Wins 'Greatest Midwest Town' Vote
Mlive, 3/9/2016

What Computer Games Taught Me About Urban Planning
The Atlantic, 2/25/2016

First of Its Kind $3M Annual Mental Health Tax Passed by Ottawa County
Mlive, 3/9/2016

About Those Pesky Pedestrian Crossing Buttons - The Inclination to Prioritize Cars Over Pedestrians
Strong Towns, 3/8/2016

We, the People, of the United Cities of America
Model D, 3/8/2016

Detroit City Football Club Tickets on Sale for First Season in Hamtramck
Crain's Detroit Business, 3/7/2016

Three Years Later, Detroit Placemaking Plan Still a Work in Progress
Crain's Detroit Business, 3/6/2016

New Trail Will Blaze its Way Through Downriver
Crain's Detroit Business, 3/5/2016

How to Create a Customer-Centered Government
Gov Loop, 3/1/2016

6 Examples of What Makes a Great Public Space
Project for Puiblic Spaces, 3/4/2016

Kalamazoo Protected Trail Will Help Make Bike Rides Better
Second Wave, 3/3/2016

How International News Media Tried to Find Conflict in Hamtramck's New City Council - and Missed it Entirely
Detroit Metro Times, 3/2/2016

Mass Transit for Metropolitan Detroit at Last?
Michigan Radio, 3/1/2016

Designing the Equitable City: A Conversation About the Value of Local and Global Exchange
Model D, 3/1/2016

Cadillac Wexford Transit Authority to Introduce "Ride on Time"
9 & 10 News, 2/29/2016

Local Roads to See First Bump in Road Revenue
Crain's Detroit Business, 2/28/2016

Placemaking Projects on Huron and Clinton Rivers Yield Positive Changes
Metromode, 2/25/2016

Embracing Michigan's Long History of Refugee Resettlement, State Opens Arms to Newcomers
Second Wave, 2/24/2016

State to Hold Series on New Federal Crowdfunding Rules for Entrepreneurs
Crain's Detroit Business, 2/24/2016

Transportation Officials Discuss Light Rail Systems for Ann Arbor
Crain's Detroit Business, 2/24/2016

Historic Flint Theater Project Gets $5.5 Million Boost from State
Mlive, 2/23/2016

From a Razed Building to a Park Building, 30,000 Bricks in Midtown will be Repurposed
Crain's Detroit Business, 2/23/2016

Want Community? Build Walkability
Strong Towns, 2/23/2016

Neighborhood Beaufitication and Placemaking Mini-Grants Available on Detroit's Northeast Side
Model D, 2/23/2016

Americans Want Walkable Neighborhoods
Strong Towns, 2/23/2016

Technology Industry Leaders Say Metro Detroit Tops Silicon Valley
Oakland Press, 2/22/2016

Detroit's Marygrove College Seeks Funds on Patronicity for New Greenspace
Crowdfund Insider, 2/22/2016

Detroit Mortgage Program to Boost Housing Sales
Michigan Chronicle, 2/19/2016

Innovate Marquette Wants to Transform the U.P.'s Entrepreneurial Economy
Second Wave, 2/19/2016

Duggan Unveils $40 Million Fund to Help Detroit Homebuyers
Crain's Detroit Business, 2/18/2016

Michigan's Isle Royale Snags Top Spot on National Parks List
Mlive, 2/18/2016

Plans Move Forward for Old Irish Mill Redevelopment in Brooklyn
Crain's Detroit Business, 2/18/2016

The future of car technology isn't in Detroit or Silicon Valley. It's in Ann Arbor.
Concentrate Ann Arbor, 2/17/2016

5 Steps for Creating a Local Placemaking Campaign
Project for Public Spaces, 2/17/2016

Retail Parking: A View from Google Earth
Planetizen, 2/16/2016

Detroit City FC Raises $741,250 for Stadium Renovation Project
Crain's Detroit Business, 2/16/2016

Royal Oak Redevelopment Converts Old Warehouse, Lumberyard into 75-unit Apartment/Townhouse Project
Crain's Detroit Business, 2/16/2016

Arts and Culture Impacts Michigan's Economy
MSU Extension, 2/15/2016

Downtown Grocery Stores Beginning to Materialize
MiBiz, 2/7/2016

Ann Arbor Spark to Host 3-Day Session for Budding Entrepreneurs
Crain's Detroit Business, 2/15/2016

New Zoning in Midtown would Emphasize Walkability
Detroit News, 2/15/2016

Retailers Now See Grand Rapids as 'Place to Be'
Grand Rapids Business Journal, 2/12/2016

Michigan's Primary Tool for Preserving Historic Buildings and Neighborhoods Could Disappear
Metromode, 2/10/2016

Wayne State University to Add Housing; Other Local Colleges Gain Residents
Crain's Detroit Business, 2/14/2016

Sterling Heights Unveils Initiative to Bring 'Art to Everyone'
The Source, 2/11/2016

Snyder Focuses $195M on Flint's Health, Water Needs
Detroit News, 2/11/2016

TechTown Detroit to Host Summer Startup Accelerator Program
Crain's Detroit Business, 2/10/2016

$57M Federal Grant Could Fund Michigan's Second Bus Rapid Transit System in Grand Rapids
Mlive, 2/10/2016

Business Leaders for Michigan Unveils Plan to Solve Infrastructure Issues, Attract New Business
Crain's Detroit Business, 2/9/2016

Motor City Harley-Davidson to Move into Former Sam's Club Site in Farmington Hills
Crain's Detroit Business, 2/8/2016

Michigan's Prosperity Depends on Prosperous Detroit, Knowledge Economy, Young Mobile Professionals
Detroit News, 2/8/2016

Detroit Area Transit Authority Gears Up for Tax Pitch
Detroit News, 2/8/2016

How Flint's Businesses are Treading Water through Lead Crisis
Crain's Detroit Business, 2/7/2016

Four-story 'Urban Grocery Store,' Apartment Complex in the Works for Jackson
Mlive, 2/4/2016

Bigfoot Houses: The New Trend in Metro Detroit's Compact Communities
Metromode, 1/21/2016

Developer Plans $5 Million Project along Detroit's Avenue of Fashion
Crain's Detroit Business, 2/5/2016

5 Things That Make Walkable Neighborhoods Walkable
Mode Shift, 2/4/2016

Breaking Down Barriers to Make Immigrants and Refugees Feel Welcome in Michigan
Second Wave, 2/4/2016

Detroit City Football Club Raises $400,000 to go Ahead with Stadium Rehab
Crain's Detroit Business, 2/3/2016

Flint Mayor Outlines Plan to Replace Lead Pipes
Detroit Free Press, 2/2/2016

Sale of Dearborn Hotel Could be Economic Driver for Region, Mayor Says
Crain's Detroit Business, 2/2/2016

Grand Rapids Chamber Launches New Program to 'Elevate' Minority Entrepreneurs
Mlive, 2/1/2016

Plan Takes Shape to Transform Willow Run Plant Site for Driverless-Car Testing
Crain's Detroit Business, 2/2/2016

Architectural Groups Compete to Redevelop Detroit's East Riverfront
Crain's Detroit Business, 1/27/2016

Building a Better Detroit Through Inclusive Neighborhood Development
Model D, 2/2/2016

Detroit Metro Airport Sees Nearly 1 Million More Passengers in 2015
Crain's Detroit Business, 2/2/2016

Detroit PAL Hits Goal for HQ at Tiger Stadium Site
Detroit Free Press, 2/2/2016

Bay City's Next Big Developer is an Entrepreneur with a Vibrant Vision
Mlive, 2/1/2016

Building City Blocks: Area around New Red Wings Arena Teems with Planned Projects
Crain's Detroit Business, 1/31/2016

Social Media Like Detroit: Networking Companies Boost Region's Ad, Tech Talent
Crain's Detroit Business, 1/30/2016

Marshall Wins Grant for Annexation
Battle Creek Enquirer, 1/29/2016

SkyVue Project Erases Blight, Brings Promising Vision to East Lansing/Lansing Michigan Avenue
Capital Gains, 1/27/2016

Grand Haven School Nominated for National Award
Grand Haven Tribune, 1/30/2016

Senate, House Unanimously Approve $28M for Flint
Detroit Free Press, 1/28/2016

Google, Michigan to Amp Up Computer Science in Schools
Detroit Free Press, 1/28/2016

How Woodward Avenue could Get its Avenue Back: It's Not All About Cars
Michigan Radio, 1/28/2016

Bay City Tackles Blight with Reenergized Bay County Land Bank
Mlive, 1/28/2016

Outdoor Recreation Draws People to Ironwood Area
WJFW.com, 1/26/2016

Detroit's Winter Blast to Raise Funds for Flint Water Crisis
Crain's Detroit Business, 1/27/2016

Detroit's Grandmont Rosedale Neighborhood to Receive $150,000 from Hatch Detroit, Lions Charity
Crain's Detroit Business, 1/27/2016

3 Michigan Universities Highlight Statewide Economic Impact
WZZM 13, 1/26/2016

Sidewalk Ventures Works to Connect Businesses with Local Investors Across Michigan
Model D, 1/26/2016

Ballot Info Law Spurs Fears for Michigan's March Vote
Detroit News, 1/25/2016

How Better Block will Expand its Tactical Approach to Making Cities Better Places to Live
Knight Foundation, 1/13/2016

Historic Elmwood Cemetery Designated Detroit's First Arboretum
Model D, 1/25/2016

Promise Scholarships Boost Quality, Supply of Michigan Labor Market
Mlive, 1/24/2016

Express Bus Service Proposed for Woodward, Gratiot out to Troy and Mt. Clemens
Detroit Free Press, 1/21/2016

GM Launches Maven Brand, Car-Sharing in Ann Arbor
Detroit News, 1/21/2016

Governor Snyder Recognizes U.P. Efforts in Entrepreneurship
UP Matters, 1/20/2016

Michigan Pushes Connected-Car Test Track for Willow Run
Detroit Free Press, 1/20/2016

More Americans of all Ages Spurning Driver's Licenses
UM Transportation Research Institute, 1/20/2016

9 Takeaways from State of the State
Mlive, 1/20/2016

Strategies to Increase Civic Engagement at the Local Level
Carlisle Wortman, 11/13/2015

Mcity: America's True Nexus of Self-Driving Research
Cnet Roadshow, 1/20/2016

Placemaking Projects Seek to Re-energize Struggling Section of Michigan Avenue
Model D, 1/19/2016

Detroit Plays Matchmaker for City's Entrepreneurs
Next City, 1/14/2016

Students, Community Gather to Celebrate Dearborn's Unity, Diversity
Press & Guide, 1/18/2016

Culture as Urban Acupuncture
Huffington Post, 1/18/2016

Forbes Ranks Grand Rapids Among 'Next Boomtowns' in U.S.
Grand Rapids Business Journal, 1/15/2016

Detroit Denim Co. Moving out of Corktown's Ponyride and into Bigger Digs on Riverfront
Model D, 1/19/2016

Michigan Lawmakers Have $575M Surplus as Spending Pressures Loom
Detroit Free Press, 1/14/2016

Economists: Michigan Could Recover 73% of Jobs Lost During Last Decade by 2018
Crain's Detroit Business, 1/14/2016

City Swap Idea Gets $5,000 Boost at 'Connect the Dots' Event
Crain's Detroit Business, 1/14/2016

City to Construct Three Outdoor Ice Rinks in Ann Arbor Parks
The Michigan Daily, 1/12/2016

Recreation Passport Grants to Fund $1.3 Million in Local Park Improvements
Up Matters, 1/11/2016

3 Things that could Transform Metro Detroit in 2016
Metromode, 1/7/2016

What New SEC Crowdfunding Rules Mean for your Small Business
Crain's Detroit Business, 1/10/2016

Westland to be Honored for New Community Center
The Detroit News, 1/9/2016

New Farmers Market, MSU Medical School Growing Flint's Downtown Redevelopment
Crain's Detroit Business, 1/9/2016

Rebuild Michigan by Developing Workforce Talent
The Detroit News, 1/7/2016

Thanks to a New Tool, it's Easier Being Green in Detroit
Model D, 1/8/2016

Troy Leaps Past Dearborn as Immigration Hotspot
The Detroit News, 1/7/2016

Will Tenants, Economic Development Come with Opening of City Hall Artspace Lofts in Dearborn?
Metromode, 1/7/2016

University of Michigan Classes Help Inspire Careers in Government
The Michigan Daily, 1/7/2016

Preservation Group Forms to Protect Historic Character of Downtown Farmington
Metromode, 1/6/2016

Breaking up the Concrete: Innovation and Rejuvenation in Ann Arbor Office Parks
Concentrate Ann Arbor, 1/6/2016

Report: Office Parks Increasingly Obsolete
Planetizen, 1/2/2016

Dearborn Train Station Recognized with LEED Certification
Dearborn Patch, 1/5/2016

The Empire Strikes Back! CrowdGranting is Giving Power Back to the People
Huffington Post, 1/5/2016

Michigan Gets F Grade in 2015 State Integrity Investigation
The Center for Public Integrity, 11/12/2015

Today Detroit, Tomorrow the World: LOVELAND's Quest to Map Every Parcel on the Planet
Model D, 1/4/2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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