Northwest Michigan Council of Governments


Streamlining the Zoning Ordinance Workshop Offered in Traverse City, Boyne City, and Manistee in September

Streamlining the Zoning Ordinance Workshop is being offered in Traverse City, Boyne City, and Manistee. Completion of this workshop qualifies for 3 Master Citizen Planner credits. Register by due dates to receive the discounted early bird rates.

Governor Rick Snyder Discusses Regional Prosperity Initiative

Michigan Governor Rick Snyder has created a Regional Prosperity Initiative to encourage local private, public and non-profit partners to create vibrant regional economies.

Northwest Michigan Regional Prosperity Initiative

As part of the statewide Regional Prosperity Initiative, the NWMCOG will work with the ten-county region to develop resources and tools for local decision makers as they also work to create more opportunities for investment in their communities.

Financial Dashboard for Local Governments

Munetrix Financial Dashboard for local governments in Northwest Lower Michigan is provided by Northwest Michigan Council of Governments.

UM Program Chair Discusses Private Property Rights, Sustainable Development, and Agenda 21

Richard Norton, PhD JD gave a presenation in Leelanau County. Watch the video.