neighborhoods

  • Muskegon neighborhoods transformed with street revamps

    Muskegon neighborhoods transformed with street revamps

    June 18, 2015

    By Barbara Marczak, PE and Connie Houk, PE Civil engineering is a profession that improves the quality of life for all people. Sometimes, in the crunch of meeting budgets and deadlines, it’s easy to lose sight of that. The measurements, calculations, lane widths, pavement types, and estimations are all details that come together to create […]

  • Grant Opportunities: Neighborhood Improvement • Historic Preservation

    Grant Opportunities: Neighborhood Improvement • Historic Preservation

    March 7, 2014

    Neighborhood Improvement Assistance available from MSHDA Michigan State Housing Development Authority’s (MSHDA) MiNeighborhood program provides technical assistance and guidance to available resources that help improve residential areas in the proximity (within a ¼- ½ miles) of traditional commercial districts. Design Workshop Grants for Rural Communities The Citizens’ Institute on Real Design will match $7,000 in funds […]