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BATA Making Big Changes

January 10, 2012 | By Glenn Puit

Faster, direct lines target commuters ...

Five Reasons to be Optimistic About Growth: A Look Ahead

Great Towns | January 5, 2012 | By James Bruckbauer

Sure, this region has a long way to go. But developers, public officials, non-profits, and volunteers are starting to work together to grow in ways that align with citizens' values....

2011: A Great Year For MLUI

MLUI News | January 5, 2012 | By Jim Lively

Here are some key highlights from our three program areas in 2011....

New Parking Strategy Could Mean Dollars for Neighborhoods

Great Towns | December 15, 2011 | By James Bruckbauer

What if neighborhoods allowed anyone to park on their streets, charged a fee, then used the money to make improvements in their communities? The money could be used for sidewalk repair, installing streetlights, or making changes to roadways to encourage safer, slower driving....

Progress Village Advocates for Poor in Northern Michigan

Great Towns | December 12, 2011 | By Glenn Puit

Maureen Robinson learned first-hand that there is a way out of poverty after getting involved in the Traverse Bay Poverty Reduction Initiative (PRI)....

Will Coal's Business Crisis Sink Rogers City Plant?

December 8, 2011 | By Jim Dulzo and Frank Zaski

Widespread cost overruns, falling gas prices, slowing demand pose threats...

Windpower Study in Hand, Three Townships Consider Zoning

December 2, 2011 | By Glenn Puit

But an election leaves a fourth unable to regulate land use...

Got Questions? Wind Initiative Now Has Answers

December 2, 2011 | By Glenn Puit

Researchers respond to hundreds of queries from Manistee, Benzie...

BATA Study Eyes Significant Changes

Choices | December 2, 2011 | By James Bruckbauer

The Bay Area Transit Authority (BATA) unveiled on Wednesday a groundbreaking study aimed at improving our region’s largest bus system....

Great Lakes Champ: Offshore Wind Can Work for Michigan

November 30, 2011 | By Jim Dulzo

Birkholz poised for Snyder’s possible push for turbine ‘regulatory framework'...

'TC Saves' Warms Homes, Cuts Energy Bills

November 8, 2011 | By Glenn Puit

Pioneering program provides low-cost weatherization, zero-percent loans...

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