Welcome to Better Communities Better Michigan – the Podcast!
The Michigan Municipal League is the one clear voice for Michigan communities, working in Lansing and throughout the state for the unique and vibrant places where people want to live. From state policy to cutting edge local initiatives, we’ll discuss issues that impact us all, and identify key strategies to promote highly adaptable, economically competitive communities that are ready to face the challenges of the 21st century and beyond.
National Placemaking Expert Carol Coletta Gives Her Perspective on Current and Future Initiatives
What are the current trends in placemaking? How is the foundation world viewing placemaking projects, and what level of engagement can we expect from them going forward? Carol Coletta, Vice President of Community and National initiatives at the Knight Foundation, talk to us about these issues and much more, including the arts in placemaking, and how business owners benefit from strategic cultural investments.