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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

Posted in Charrette #1 Updates, Charrette #2 Updates, Informational Resources

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

Posted in Charrette #1 Updates, Charrette #2 Updates, Informational Resources

Charrette Promo Video

Sparrow TV created the following video promoting charrettes.  Take a look!

Posted in Informational Resources, Media Coverage

Detailed October 22-30 Charrette Schedule

The detailed schedule for charrette #2 on October 22-30 is now available. Click to view the PDF here.

Posted in Events, Informational Resources

Directions to the Charrette Studio

Visiting the Charrette Studio You are welcome to visit the Charrette Studio. We will show you the vision ideas in progress and record your ideas.

Posted in Events, Informational Resources

Be a Charrette Ambassador- Help Spread the Word

Please help us spread the word about the October 22-30 Design Charrette.  If you would like to share information with your colleagues, friends or family,

Posted in Informational Resources

NCI Charrette Seminar
 at the Second Charrette

NCI Charrette Seminar at the Michigan Avenue/Grand River Avenue Charrette   Tuesday, October  22nd, 10:30 – noon 325 E. Grand River Ave, Suite 300, East

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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.  

Posted in Charrette #1 Updates, Events, Informational Resources

Free Charrette Tools 101 Seminar at the Charrette

Charrette Tools 101 Seminar at the Michigan Avenue/Grand River Avenue Charrette   Wednesday, May 1st, 1:30 – 3:30 pm 333 E. Grand River Ave, East

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What is a charrette?

Architects sometime call all-nighters “charrettes.” This use of the term is said to originate from the École des Beaux Arts in Paris during the 19th

Posted in Informational Resources

Dena Belzer Presentation Video now available

Watch Dena Belzer, President of Strategic Economics, present Sustaining the Future: Michigan Avenue/Grand River Avenue on HOM TV: http://meridian.granicus.com/MediaPlayer.php?view_id=23&clip_id=5593

Posted in Events, Informational Resources

Presentation for download: Dena Belzer on TOD and the Relationship Between Transit and Economic Development

Introduction to TOD and the Relationship Between Transit and Economic Development (PDF) Presented by Dena Belzer, President of Strategic Economics,  March 20, 2013

Posted in Events, Informational Resources