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 and MEDC:  Winter Cities Initiative

Learn more . . . 


Winter Pandemic Resources for Planners

MAP has assembled tools, articles and model policies to help your community weather the next few months; click here.  In addition, mark your calendars for a Winter City Event on January 14; click here to learn more and register

Annual Report 

Read about all of MAP's programs, partnerships and events from last year. . . 

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. 





MAP Reads - A Book Group for Planners

Save the date, the next book group is scheduled for January 27, 2021 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm and the book title is James Baldwin’s The Fire Next Time, a plaintive description of the consequences of racial injustice.

The event calendar to the right has details, too.   

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.