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Category Archives: Physical Design & Walkability
in·fra·struc·ture ˈinfrəˌstrək(t)SHər/ noun noun: infrastructure; plural noun: infrastructures the basic physical and organizational structures and facilities (e.g., buildings, roads, and power supplies) needed for the operation of a society or enterprise. pub·lic pol·i·cy noun noun: public policy the principles, often … Continue reading
“Place needs business. Business needs talent. Talent wants place.” This is the unofficial mantra of the Sense of Place Council (SoP). The SoP is a collection of organizations and interest groups in Michigan that organize to accelerate place based strategies … Continue reading
Here’s what we got. I assume the question is rhetorical. Is Michigan on the road to ruin?
My state’s infrastructure is appalling. It is outdated. It is poorly maintained. Some of it is downright dangerous. I have heard it said that we are teaching our kids to learn in schools constructed by Roosevelt and we drive them … Continue reading
Earlier this month the Michigan Municipal League held its annual meeting in Traverse City. Home to beautiful views, a bustling downtown and an emerging cultural scene Traverse City was the perfect host for an event that saw experts from across … Continue reading