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Capitol Corridor Summary Report Presentation Video

Click the link below to watch Victor Dover give the Capitol Corridor Summary Report Presentation before the Tri-County Regional Planning Commission meeting. The report contains

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Capitol Corridor Summary Report

The final project report was presented to a meeting of the Tri-County Regional Planning Commission at an open public meeting on February 26th. Public comment

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Save the Date and Plan to Participate! 2/26/14

The Capitol Corridor Regional Vision Summary Presentation Wednesday, February 26th A special community presentation summarizing the results of 2,700+ person-hours of community participation during two

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Capitol Corridor Draft Summary Report available for review and comment

The Capitol Corridor Draft Summary Report is now available for your review and comment. Download the report here (PDF). This report includes transportation and economic

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New Media Coverage on Michigan Avenue Planning

Thanks to the Lansing State Journal for hosting Sue Pigg (TCRPC) and other guest on Google Hangout for a discussion about the Michigan Avenue Corridor.

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Project featured in the Lansing State Journal

The Michigan Avenue/Grand River Avenue charrette was featured in the Outlook section of the Lansing State Journal on June 23rd. The pages included photos and

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Charrette Update: Day Seven: Work in Progress Presentation VIDEO

View a recording of the Work in Progress Presentation, originally presented Tuesday, May 7th, 6:30pm, at the East Lansing Hannah Community Center.  

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Charrette Update: Day Seven: Work in Progress Presentation

Click to download the Work in Progress Presentation (9.8MB PDF), originally presented Tuesday, May 7th, 6:30pm, at the East Lansing Hannah Community Center.

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Charrette Update: Day Four: The Traveling 3-D Library of Buildings

Dover Kohl has developed a library of building types in SketchUp that travels to Charrrettes on a share-able hard drive. Designers select and assemble SketchUp

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Charrette Update: Day Three: Taking the Charrette to School

On Friday, May 3rd, the Charrette went to Pattengill Middle School, just off the Michigan Avenue / Grand River Avenue Corridor in Lansing. Students of

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Charrette Update: Day Three: Public Space Network Diagram

The Public Space Network Diagram is a fine-grained inventory of gaps in the public realm network that looks at a six-by-twelve block area surrounding a

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Charrette Update: Day Three: Evening Pin-up Review

The Pin-Up Review is where design team members report to each other about stakeholder meetings and design work in progress. At a minimum it is

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Charrette Update: Day Three: It’s 3:00 PM and time for a “Charrette Moment”

It’s 3:00 PM on Day Three of the Charrette. Standing in one place and looking around the studio, one can see several activities taking place

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Charrette Update: Day Two: Graphics

At the beginning of the day Victor Dover explains that “we have to get a little bit lost; 98% of the ideas already exist, they

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Charrette Update: Day One: Opening Evening Hands-on Exercise Materials

The first public event of the Charrette was held on Wednesday May 1st, 2013 at 6:00 PM, at a large meeting hall in Lansing. It

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Charrette Update: Day One: Design Workshop Responses

  Click to see a PDF containing detailed responses from participants at the hands-on design workshop on May 1, 2013.

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Charrette Update: Day One: Opening Evening Event Technique for Presenting Out

At the first evening meeting there were 16 facilitated tables. Facilitators included members of the Dover Kohl Charrette Team, National Charrette Institute (NCI), and Tri-County

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