The Cadillac Commons site is to be a year-round destination and downtown hub, hosting seasonal events and providing an attractive connection between the businesses on Cadillac’s main street, Mitchell Street and Lake Cadillac one block to the west.
The MSU University Outreach and Engagement recently held their Awards Ceremony on Feb. 21, 2017.
Effective placemaking techniques can yield a number of benefits for communities of all shapes and sizes when it comes to activating public spaces.
The Michigan Association of Planning (MAP) recently held their annual conference Oct. 26-28, 2016, in Kalamazoo.
Michigan State University (MSU) Extension recently held their annual fall conference Oct. 25-26, 2016, in East Lansing.
The Michigan Association of Planning hosted its annual Planning Michigan Conference Oct. 26-28, 2016, in Kalamazoo.
While some communities may be unaware of the focus of arts and culture in their area, placemaking can be a way to highlight the diverse ways that places of all sizes can find their unique assets and give them an identity.
The Land Policy Institute at Michigan State University, in collaboration with the MIplace Partnership Initiative, announces the release of a guidebook titled Placemaking as an Economic Development Tool.
Various groups hosted the 21st Annual Architects, Engineers & Surveyors Legislative Day across from the Capitol in downtown Lansing.
The American Planning Association (APA) is hosting their 2016 National Planning Conference Apr. 2-5, 2016, at the Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, AZ.
On March 6, 2015, the MSU Center for Community and Economic Development (CCED) hosted the 2015 Contemporary Issues Institute on Cultivating a Civil Society in an Era of Incivility in Lansing.
The MSU Land Policy Institute has released a Placemaking Assessment Tool (PAT) that will continue to help communities develop quality places that are attractive and functional in Michigan.
On Monday, March 23, 2015, the Placemaking Strategy Development Workshop Series kicked off in Sault Ste. Marie.
The MIplace Partnership Initiative is a statewide initiative that has Michigan at the forefront of a national movement known as placemaking.
Placemaking is a simple concept: communities that create and enhance amenities resulting in a high quality of life for residents are able to retain and attract talented workers and can therefore be very competitive in the global economy.
PlacePlans is designed to help communities design and plan for transformative placemaking projects, and is customized to each project and community.
Two northwest Michigan cities are among seven chosen to start working on placemaking and economic development through the PlacePlans program ...