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Finding Michigan subdivision plats

When subdivisions are platted in the state of Michigan, a sketch of the lot boundaries is filed with the state of Michigan. These go back to even pre-statehood when plat sketches of villages were…

From  Kathleen Williams Weessies on November 17th, 2020 0 plays 0  

Downtown Grand Rapids Inc.

MSU Extension Tourism Educator Garrett Zielger talks with Mark Miller of Downtown Grand Rapids Inc. about strategies that have helped keep downtown Grand Rapids vibrant during the COVID-19 Pandemic.

From  William B Cronin on July 31st, 2020 12 plays 0  

Dr. Gary on location in Boston: Beacon Hill

Dr. Gary Schnakenberg explains the historical significance of the Beacon Hill area of Boston and the Charles River inlet, which would eventually become the Bay Bay area. Video 5 of 5 in the series.

From  Beth N Weisenborn on July 24th, 2017 139 plays 0  

Dr. Gary on location in Boston: Rectilinear Pattern of the Back Bay

Dr. Gary Schnakenberg explains the rectilinear pattern of Boston's Back Bay. Video 1 of 5 in the series.

From  Beth N Weisenborn on July 24th, 2017 398 plays 0  

Creating Resilient Small City Downtowns

Many small city downtowns throughout the country continue to struggle with shuttered storefronts, deteriorating buildings, and a disconnected mix of commercial tenants. Most are still ignored by…

From  Rosa Soliz-McKelvey on May 4th, 2017 2 plays 0