Environment Picture
Topic: Land Use

Walkable cities are key to urban recovery

Michigan needs great, walkable, urban places if it is to mount a serious economic recovery.

This is a refreshingly simple message, and one embraced by places like Chicago and Pittsburgh. But it has been a tough sell in Michigan.

Read the Detroit News commentary by Brad Garmon, MEC Land Programs Director, and Gil White, past president of the Michigan Association of Realtors.
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