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 pleased to announce the Phillip C. McKenna Symposium 


2022 Award Recipients have been selected!  

Each year, projects, leaders, and student work is nominated by planners and communities around the state.  An out of state jury of planning professionals reviews these nominations.  Here are the 2022 picks.  

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. Check out MAP's current Corporate Members and learn how your company can join at this membership level. 


Annual Conference | October 12-14

The Planning Michigan Conference this year is live, in person on Mackinac Island.  Details here

Zoning Reform Toolkit: 15 Tools to Expand Housing Choice and Supply

Board Linkage Briefs

Board Linkage Briefs are a summaries of what the MAP Board has learned from experts.  Check them out here.

New Resources for Planners and Officials 

 New tools, guides, and resources here