Who We Are

TCRPC is pleased to welcome our new Environmental Sustainability Planner Cliff Walls! Cliff will be working closely with the Greater Lansing Regional Committee for Stormwater Management helping everyone get their NPDES permit applications ready for submission this spring!

The Tri-County Regional Planning Commission (TCRPC) is an organization of local governments and agencies that foster cooperative efforts to resolve problems, develop policies, and implement plans that are shared and regional with the greatest benefit to citizens of the mid-Michigan tri-county area of Clinton, Ingham, and Eaton counties while maximizing the efficient use of its resources.

TheTri-County Regional Planning Commission: Planning for Mid-Michigan's Future Together Since 1956

 

Opportunities & Events

  • EVENT ALERT: Autonomous Vehicles Briefing Session

    The Great Lakes Trade and Transport Hub (GLITTH) Initiative is collaborating with several area partners to present a briefing session regarding autonomous vehicles this week. This event looks to begin the discussion on potential autonomous vehicle development and deployment issues that go beyond engineering. Guest speakers will explore what AVs mean for our future, from impacting supply chains, infrastructure, and innovation, to communities, jobs, and safety and risk management.

    When: March 29, 2017
    Where: The Henry Center in Lansing, MI
    Cost: Free with lunch provided

    Interested in attending? Register by email to csc@msu.edu with your name and affiliation.
  • TCRPC invites input now to update our regional Public Participation Plan (PPP)!Consistent with federal and state requirements, we regularly evaluate our public participation and outreach activities to ensure that the public and interested parties are given early, meaningful, and substantive opportunities to be involved in our decision-making. We released the 2017 Draft Public Participation Plan on February 28, 2017 and encourage input during this 45-day public review and comment period, which ends at 4:00 p.m. on April 17, 2017. Please comment on the draft plan: PPP Draft Plan. We are preparing to develop the 2045 Regional Metropolitan Transportation Plan and it is important for us to share a clear process to ensure your participation! Contact us with questions, comments, or to request a paper copy! reception@mitcrpc.org or 517-393-0342 or 1-800-619-6676.
  • Great News! TCRPC was awarded a Regional Prosperity Initiative grant. The funds will support exciting economic development initiatives with our regional economic development partners CAMW!, LEAP, MSU, LCC, and LRCC. For the latest news, join development professionals for the Greater Lansing Regional Prosperity Initiative meetings. Contact Economic Development Planner Rachel Elsinga at relsinga@mitcrpc.org.
  • TCRPC is developing a regional non-motorized transportation plan. A hard working group of stakeholders is meeting now. For information about this initiative, contact Senior Transportation Planner Laura Tschirhart at ltschirhart@mitcrpc.org.
  • Wanted: Ideas to make Lansing vibrant! The Capital Region Community Foundation's "Penny for Your Thoughts" is a contest for ideas to make Lansing's urban core vibrant and attractive. They will award a $25 cash prize for the top 100 ideas submitted. The contest runs February 20-March 20. Projects must be located along or near Lansing's Michigan Ave, east of the Capitol. see OurCommunity.org for contest guidelines, to share ideas and to comment on others' ideas.
  • The New TCRPC Land Use Group (LUG) met and began setting an aggressive agenda to accomplish projects that enhance our region's green spaces. If you have ideas, contact Land Use Planner Ken Hall to join the regional Land Use Group (khall@mitcrpc.org)
  • The TCRPC 2016 Annual Report is available. Check out our successes in 2016, our 60th Anniversary year!
  • Learn about trends and challenges at the 22nd Annual Michigan Traffic Safety Summit March 21-23.More Information

 

Regional News

 

Employment Opportunities

Applicants must submit cover letter, resume, and completed job application by email to jobs@mitcrpc.org with the job title in the subject line.

Positions are open until filled. Applicants may be invited to interview and may be asked to provide a writing sample, to give examples of work products, and to demonstrate their computer and program skills. References will be requested. A job-related background check will be conducted before any offer of employment. TCRPC is an EEO/AA Employer.

JOB APPLICATION

Open Positions:

Imagine Mid-Michigan

The Imagine Mid-Michigan project has been a peer-exchange of regional leaders from Clinton, Eaton, Ingham counties learning best practices for land use. If you are interested in learning more about the project, please contact Susan M.C. Pigg at spigg@mitcrpc.org or call (517) 393-0342.
See what Imagine Mid-Michigan has been up to!: