As Michigan’s capital city, Lansing blends numerous lifestyle options with a strong economy based on government, education, insurance, healthcare and automobile manufacturing. The city’s ubiquitous high-speed internet service and educated population have created a burgeoning intellectual environment setting the stage for growth in the technology sector. Downtown Lansing’s picturesque skyline, innovative new economy-type businesses and abundant historic buildings combined with its parks, trails and transit options add to Lansing residents’ high quality of life. New housing developments, eccentric stories of the city’s past and a growing variety of shops and restaurants along the Grand River and throughout the city’s Stadium District add to the city’s appeal.
Public-Private Partnerships Enhance a City Center
Sit down with Pat Gillespie, Founder and President of Gillespie Group, to talk about the value of redevelopment in Lansing, Michigan. The MEDC is proud to work with developers like Gillespie Group to bring new life to Michigan's city centers. Through public/private partnerships, cities and towns in Michigan can see new life.