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Addressing Mine-Scarred Land in the Upper Mississippi River Mining District

Monday, April 23, 2018 at 2:00 pm EDT

Discuss the potential impacts that mine scarred lands in the Upper Mississippi River Lead and Zinc Mining District are still having on local communities, efforts to integrate often forgotten mining records into current planning and development, and how the US EPA...

POTENTIAL RURAL IMPACTS OF PENSION REDUCTIONS

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 at 2:00 pm EST

This study explores the exposure of rural communities to the rising risk of public and private pension fund insolvency. As rural communities continue to grey, America’s heartlands will increasingly rely on pension incomes to drive their economies. The statuses of private,...

Supporting Local Food Councils: A New Professional Development Course

Monday, January 15, 2018 at 12:00 pm EST

Extension professionals and other community development specialists are often asked to engage in local food systems work. Fulfilling this request can be a challenge, especially for staff who are unfamiliar with local food systems programming and/or do not regularly...

Placemaking MI: Placemaking as an Economic Development Tool

Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 2:00 pm EST

The webinar will cover: Description and History of MiPlace Partnership Placemaking Curriculum Placemaking Guidebook Rural placemaking They will include a case study from Michigan on Placemaking that has potential for use everywhere. We will run through why this...

The Impact of Latino-Owned Business on Local Economic Performance

Monday, May 23, 2016 at 1:00 pm EDT

This webinar presents results found using limited access microdata from in the Michigan Census Research Data Center. The project merged three limited-access Census Bureau data sets by individual firm and establishment level to investigate the factors associated with the...