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McKenna Promotes M. Paul Lippens to Vice President and Director of Kalamazoo Studio

June 29, 2020 | blog

Michigan Supreme Court Says: “Municipalities can regulate MMMA caregivers and patient plant cultivation with zoning and permitting”

June 25, 2020 | blog | TAGS: Zoning

A Message from McKenna in Support of the Global Black Lives Matter Movement

June 23, 2020 | bulletin

The Enduring Meaning of Place: An advisory for municipal planning, building and design practitioners

2019 Top Planning Trends

January 31, 2020 | blog | TAGS: Planning

Realize Cedar Award

Low Impact Development Techniques Yield High Returns for Michigan Communities

Four Ways Communities Can Be More Food Truck Friendly

2017 Infrastructure Funding: Is Your Community Ready?

March 1, 2017 | bulletin | TAGS: Economic Development, Planning

Medical Marijuana in Michigan

October 1, 2016 | bulletin | TAGS: Master Planning, Planning, Zoning

Help Local Small Businesses by Revising Commercial Zoning Districts

August 1, 2016 | bulletin | TAGS: Downtown Planning, Economic Development, Planning, Zoning

McKenna Announces Transition Plan to Secure Its Tradition of Excellence

June 1, 2016 | bulletin

Recent U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Impacts Your Community Sign Regulations: Find Out What to Do Right Now

Parking Standards Can Promote Development and Protect the Environment

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