MAP: Creating Great Communities For All

The Michigan Association of Planning (MAP) is a 501(c)3 organization, dedicated to promoting sound community planning that benefits the residents of Michigan.  

The Michigan Association of Planning exists to promote quality community planning through education, information and advocacy, statewide. 

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MAP is celebrating its 75th anniversary!  Throughout 2020, look for special bulletins and events  commemorating this momentous occasion.  We've started off the celebration with a timeline of important events during the last 75 years.  

 Student MAP Conference

The Student MAP Conference is on Saturday, February 8, 2020 at Wayne State University's Student Center, click here for more information and to register.  

Workshops for Planning and Zoning Officials

MAP is offering 6 different topics in 4 different locations throughout the state.  Click here for more information and to register. 

Thank you to our Corporate Members!

The MAP Corporate Membership provides an opportunity for members to further the association’s mission, and provides recognition to the corporate member who says: I want MAP to be more involved, I want MAP to have a louder voice. Click here to view MAP's current Corporate Members and learn how your company can join at this membership level. 





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Transportation Bonanza 11

Thursday, February 13, 2020 at the Lansing Center

The Transportation Bonanza draws planners, transportation planners, transportation engineers, and bicycle/pedestrian advocates. Click here to register.

Planning Michigan Conference 2020

We are headed to Port Huron, October 7-9, 2020. Learn more here.

Save Gas Money! MAP Workshops Come to You

Your community's planning officials don't have to spend money on gas to drive very far to attend MAP training programs. MAP's on-site workshop program brings the training to you. At an on-site workshop an instructor comes to your location, at a time and date convenient for your participants, and presents a comprehensive educational program, addressing the specific needs of your community. Click here to learn more about the program.