Deaths resulting from traffic crashes are happening at a higher rate in 2015 than 2014. Carmine Palombo discusses what could be causing this trend and what you can do to prevent it from increasing further.

A Green Infrastructure Vision coming to life

SEMCOG members visited green installation projects in Detroit and Southfield and discussed the benefits as well as implementation.

A better solution
The Michigan legislature continues to wrestle, unsuccessfully, to increase needed transportation funding. How much and through what sources? Who pays how much? Is it regressive? How much new...
The joy of seeing our plans implemented
By developing regional solutions that go beyond the boundaries of individual governments, a project in Dexter has exemplified what is possible when a key component of SEMCOG’s mission is applied.
Stay Focused
It is now mid-August, more than three months since Prop 1 failed miserably at the polls. I made a number of presentations about the proposal and was told repeatedly by the faithful that the...


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Developing Regional Solutions
SEMCOG is a regional planning partnership of governmental units serving 4.7 million people in the seven-county region of Southeast Michigan striving to enhance the region's quality of life.