LPI & the MSU Extension Greening Michigan Institute


Mark Wyckoff, Senior Associate Director of the Land Policy Institute, is an active participant in the MSU Extension Greening Michigan Institute, assisting with strategic direction and guiding some of the priority tasks in the Local Government and Land Use workgroups. Wyckoff has committed to providing assistance to Detroit and Flint with urban farming and other open space zoning issues, and outlined a new approach to major state and local stakeholders for long-term land banking in Detroit and Flint. The GMI workgroup members, trained by Wyckoff, also have significant involvement in the development and delivery of the Placemaking Curriculum and programs of the MIplace Partnership Initiative.