Land Use Trends & History


  • A Brief History of Land Use and Related Policy in Michigan*
  • Job Sprawl: Employment Location in U.S. Metropolitan Areas
  • Land Use Change in Southeast Michigan: Causes and Consequences
  • Land Use Initiatives: Issues Identified and Solutions Recommended*
  • Michigan Land Resource Project*
  • Michigan Metropatterns*
  • Office Sprawl: The Evolving Geography of Business
  • Smart Growth: The Future of the American Metropolis?
  • Summary of Public Opinion Polls on Land Use
  • Summary of Recent Data on Land Use and Related Trends and Conditions*
  • Timeline of Michigan's Development and Settlement*
  • Who Sprawls Most? How Growth Patterns Differ Across the U.S.

Broad and Cassel

George R. Belche

Alex J Ru, PLLC

Brown McCarroll LLP

Briggs and Morgan PA

Brown Raysman Millstein Felder & Steiner LLP