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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75th Anniversary Logo

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.  

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. 





Why Planning is Still Important

10 Things Planners Can Do Now

Even when faced with dire emergencies like the pandemic the world is experiencing today, the work of government must continue.  In fact, it is more important than ever during these times, and planners can be leaders in implementing local emergency response efforts.  Read more . . .


MAP Workshops Come to You

MAP is offering virtual workshops!  Please contact Amy Vansen at [email protected] if you are interested in hosting one of our workshops.  All of the same great resources, just remotely.