Tag Archives: Lansing

Why Cities Matter in Michigan

I was recently asked by the Lansing State Journal to provide them with a guest editorial on why cities matter to the state of Michigan. Below is my response.  Why Cities Matter in Michigan So why do cities matter? I’ll … Continue reading

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A Tale of Two (Shrinking) Cities, Historic Preservation Style

Congratulations to the National Trust for Historic Preservation and the Michigan Historic Preservation Network upon publication of PUTTING THE RIGHT IN RIGHT-SIZING: A historic preservation case study. The report makes a great case for preservation as shrinking cities struggle to … Continue reading

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The Prosperity Agenda: Making Michigan Work

OUR MOST RECENT SHOW aired at 2 p.m. Feb. 18 on News/Talk 760 WJR. Great stuff on this show on extraordinary placemaking efforts throughout Michigan. Hear from Model D Publisher Claire Nelson Project for Public Spaces President Fred Kent, Kathie … Continue reading

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