Mar 14, 2017

Following an announcement by the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) in late February that earmarked millions for a Kalamazoo Brownfield Redevelopment Authority project, a state senator heaped praise on the investment in her district.


Mar 14, 2017

In a preview of the next online issue of Renewal & Redevelopment, Peter Hayes, business development executive from waste management specialist CDEnviro, will explain more about the emerging solutions to these problem materials.

Steve Dwyer


Mar 14, 2017

RACER Trust has completed the sale and transfer of 3.66 acres off University Drive in downtown Pontiac to George W. Auch Co., a 109-year-old general contractor/construction management firm that will build its new corporate headquarters on the site.


Nov 16, 2016

The challenging but rewarding process of transforming drab, lifeless, auto-dependent commercial corridors into vibrant, walkable, healthy hubs is explored in Building Healthy Corridors: Transforming Urban and Suburban Arterials into Thriving Places, a new publication from the Urban Land Institute (ULI).


Oct 19, 2016

Rural redevelopments have a position and a purpose—but only after painstaking due diligence gives it the green light to proceed through data, consensus building and all hands on deck agreement.

Steve Dwyer


Oct 17, 2016

MURFREESBORO - Highland Avenue should be home to more residential options with mixed-use nodes, land-use consultants with the city of Murfreesboro said after studying the future of the city's former medical corridor.


Oct 6, 2016

Rather than promoting urban sprawl, perhaps we can do this a bit more efficiently in a way that is better for the whole common community.


Oct 6, 2016

Approving a downtown tax increment financing grant of up to $500,000 to Zoot Properties LLC to assist with the costs of maintaining, restoring and updating the Hart-Albin Parking Garage.


Oct 6, 2016

The council OK'd amending the land's classification on the future land use and character map from "business park" and its zoning of "planned industrial" to "general commercial" to allow for commercial development. The property, part of a larger 53-acre ...


Oct 6, 2016

Paul Stridick, community development coordinator, told the news site that this is not a case of spot zoning. The town officials' decision to change zoning wasn't made "for Costco," he told the site, but was prompted by the company's request for a gas ...



A Mill(ion) Dollar Opportunity

The Bates of Maine Woolen Mill, a former industrial anchor in the city of Lewiston (pop.36, 500) in western Maine, has been transformed into a modern and bustling economic hub following years of city, state, federal, non-profit, private involvement and funding

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Michigan developers now can collect some of the taxes generated by businesses on brownfield sites upon which they're building ...

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