Who We Are

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

  • The TCRPC 2016 Annual Report is now available. See our 60th year successes!
  • The New TCRPC Land Use Group (LUG) will address regional projects for our natural environment! The Kick off Meeting will be Friday, February 24 at 1:30 pm at the TCRPC Offices. Join Us! Help set an action agenda for 2017!
  • Join us for the next Planners' Brown Bag lunch on Feb. 24, 2017 at Meridian Township Hall! Katharine Czarnecki, Sr Vice President of Community Development at the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) will discuss the Redevelopment-Ready Communities program and requirements. RSVPs are appreciated. Questions? contact Ken Hall at (517) 393-0342 x 24 or email khall@mitcrpc.org.
  • Learn about trends and challenges at the 22nd Annual Michigan Traffic Safety Summit March 21-23. More Information
  • Planning and Zoning Essentials Training Workshop by the Michigan Planning Association (MAP) will be on March 2, 2017 in Delta Township/Lansing, Noon-5:30 pm. Experienced instructors will enable planning and appeals board members to better understand their roles and responsibilities and learn about innovative planning tools and techniques. More Information
  • Attend the Quiet Water Symposium, March 4, 2017 at the MSU Pavilion for a celebration of silent outdoor sports. More Information
  • The Michigan Association of Planning(MAP) will hold Spring Institute on May 16, 2017. Stay Tuned
  • Save the Date! The MAP Annual Conference is Sept. 27-29, 2017, at Mission Point, Mackinac Island. Stay Tuned


Regional News

  • TCRPC is updating the regional Non-Motorized Transportation Plan (NMTP). An Advisory Group is meeting to develop and maintain a new regional non-motorized plan. Learn More
  • Coordinated Mobility Plan: Prosperity Region 7: In July 2016, our region adopted a new plan to identify and address regional gaps in mobility, particularly for people with limited transportation options. It includes information on a variety of transportation services offered in the region. It takes a wide approach and offers strategies and potential projects that could increase regional mobility.
  • Now, TCRPC is Coordinating a Transit and Economic Prosperity Study for the Region! The research phase in now underway. Read more here: Press Release
  • CATA's Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Project Overview (as presented to the Commission)
  • Look at the Tri-County Regional Hazard Mitigation Plan
  • Proposals for Public Art for Communities grants will be accepted by our economic development partners at LEAP until 4 p.m. on Feb. 28, 2017. LEAP seeks to add three more public art installations to the growing list of municipalities in our region who have placed art with the LEAP program. Learn More
  • Oral Health Program funds are now available from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS. They can fund up to $24,000 each for community to purchase and install new or replacement water fluoridation equipment. Learn More


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.


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.
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