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UDO: City Staff Tells Council They Can Be ‘Surgical’ with Provisions in Rezoning Proposal

April 30, 2021 | HOLLANSENTINEL.COM
HOLLAND — Holland City Council officially heard about proposed changes to local zoning ordinances during a study session Wednesday, as some residents continued to voice their opposition to reforms. The rewrite, called the Unified Development Ordinance, or UDO, would consolidate ordinances on zoning and development, update the format to make it easy to use for the public and modernize outdated development standards. The city's planning commission unanimously passed the proposed rewrite April 13, after months of deliberation. City planners have been reviewing a potential update to zoning ordinances since 2018.

McKenna Adds 25 New Projects to Client Roster in Six Months

April 28, 2021 | CorpMagazine.com
McKenna, a full-service community planning, design and building services firm, headquartered in Northville, Mich., with offices in Detroit, Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo, has expanded its client roster with the addition of 25 new projects in the last six months. More info is available at mcka.com.

McKenna Welcomes Cameron Carley as Assistant Planner

December 21, 2020 | McKenna
McKenna – a community planning, design and building services firm, headquartered in Northville, Mich., with offices in Detroit, Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo – is pleased to announce the addition of Cameron Carley to its team as Assistant Planner.

McKenna Welcomes Stephanie Peña as Assistant Planner

December 16, 2020 | McKenna
McKenna – a community planning, design and building services firm, headquartered in Northville, Mich., with offices in Detroit, Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo – is pleased to announce the addition of Stephanie Peña to its team as an assistant planner.

Township Planning Commission Recommends Vision Plan for Board Approval

October 9, 2020 | HollandSentenial.com
HOLLAND TWP. — A long-awaited vision plan has been officially recommended for approval by the Holland Township Planning Commission.

People on the Move: Paul Urbiel, McKenna

October 5, 2020 | Crain's Detroit Business
McKenna, a community planning, design and building services firm, headquartered in Northville, Mich., with offices in Detroit, Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo, is pleased to welcome Paul Urbiel, AICP to its Detroit office team as senior principal planner.

McKenna Adds Six More Michigan Communities to Expanding Client Roster

October 1, 2020 | Corp! Magazine
McKenna, a community planning, design and building services firm, has announced the addition of six more Michigan communities to its client roster, including projects for: Armada Township, Athens Township, City of Chelsea, City of Grandville, City of Saginaw/Spicer Group and the City of St. Johns.

McKenna Welcomes Paul Urbiel as Senior Principal Planner

September 25, 2020 | MCKENNA
McKenna – a community planning, design and building services firm, headquartered in Northville, Mich., with offices in Detroit, Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo – is pleased to announce the addition of Paul Urbiel to its team as senior principal planner.

Mergers, Acquisitions and New Contracts Across Metro Detroit

September 13, 2020 | Crain's Detroit Business
McKenna, Northville, a community planning, design and building services firm, added Armada Township, Athens Township, Chelsea, Grandville, Saginaw in partnership with Spicer Group, and St. Johns as clients.

COVID-19 Update: Amazon Hires in Michigan, Ambassador Program to Educate Businesses on COVID-19 Safety, and More

September 9, 2020 | dbusiness.com
“It’s humbling to think about the impact our work has had, and hopefully will continue to have, in so many diverse communities and neighborhoods across our great state,” says John Jackson, president of McKenna. “It’s our privilege to partner with outstanding people and places around Michigan to help make their hometowns home.”

McKenna Adds Six More Michigan Communities to Expanding Client Roster

September 8, 2020 | MCKENNA
McKenna – a community planning, design and building services firm, headquartered in Northville, Mich., with offices in Detroit, Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo – is pleased to announce the addition of six more Michigan communities to its roster of clients. The announcement was made by McKenna President, John Jackson.

Walker Work is Big Opportunity for Planning Firm

July 24, 2020 | GRAND RAPIDS BUSINESS JOURNAL
The Walker Master Plan has been one of McKenna’s major tent poles in West Michigan since it opened its Grand Rapids office in 2018. And the city’s most ambitious master-planning process since 1998 presented unique challenges for the Northville-based planning firm.

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

July 20, 2020 | GRAND RAPIDS BUSINESS JOURNAL
McKenna, a full-service community planning, design and building services firm headquartered in Northville with offices in Detroit, Grand Rapids and Kalamazoo, recently announced the promotion of M. Paul Lippens to vice president and director of its Kalamazoo studio.

Here to Help: COVID-19 Updates from McKenna

April 13, 2020 | MCKENNA

McKenna Response to Coronavirus (COVID-19)

March 13, 2020 | MCKENNA

Residents, Developers Invited to Learn about New ‘Sustainable Rochester’ Tool

February 20, 2018 | C & G Newspapers

Westland Awards Contract for Parks Planning

February 11, 2018 | Hometownlife.com

Delhi Township Seeks Ideas, Vision to Boost Cedar Street

January 26, 2016 | Lansing State Journal

Vicksburg Village Council Begins Review of Its Master Plan

January 7, 2015 | South County News: Serving Vicksburg, Schoolcraft & Surrounding Areas

City Plans for Suitable Housing

November 17, 2013 | Detroit Sunday Free Press

McDonald’s Facing Design Standards

August 1, 2013 | Garden City Observer

Buena Vista Township Awarded $500k federal grant for streetscape, sidewalks for the Town Center development

August 5, 2012 | Saginaw News

Northville Design Firm Revitalizes Grosse Pointe

November 10, 2011 | Oakland Press

City Contracts Out Building Department Services

June 30, 2011 | Westland Observer

Traxler Directs McKenna’s Community Development Services

June 30, 2011 | Westland Observer
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