The American Planning Association offers principles for improving U.S. infrastructure. Michigan needs an extra $4 billion a year in infrastructure spending
The tool kit for fighting Phragmites includes state laws, building codes, zoning ordinances, noxious weed ordinances and stormwater management rules.
Where there’s a will there’s a way, for Center Line, an inner ring suburb with a vision for its downtown.
Augusta Township in southeast Michigan has established zoning standards for solar energy installations.
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“People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.” Maya Angelou
Don’t let a crisis be the wake-up call telling you that your infrastructure map is incomplete.
Ann Arbor’s PowerArt! project covers traffic control boxes with reproductions of works by local artists. Look for Carlisle/Wortman Associates’ contribution at the corner of Ashley and Washington.
Michigan’s recreational facilities and tourism products are responding to some of the same demographics targeted by the state’s placemaking initiatives.
Carlisle/Wortman’s Charlotte Wilson brings us photos of an innovative low-impact drain and a pocket park stolen from on-street parking.