Resources addressing public and private land use challenges in Michigan, the Midwest and beyond

The Land Policy Institute at Michigan State University was active from 2006 through 2017. The work that began through the institute continues through its many partners. This website provides access to many resources developed by LPI. For inquiries, please visit our Contact page.


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    2017 LPI Year in Review

    Published on November 29, 2017

    This year, the LPI’s contribution to research and outreach efforts have included such topics as placemaking, planning and zoning, economic development, regionalism, legacy cities, tourism, natural resources management and land use, among others.

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