The Michigan Association of Planning (MAP) is a 501 c 3 organization, dedicated to promoting sound community planning to benefit the residents of Michigan.
The Michigan Association of Planning exists so that Michigan will consist of healthy, safe, attractive, and successful communities built first and foremost on quality community planning.
MAP has a membership of more than 5,000, and eighty percent of our members are citizens appointed to planning commissions and zoning boards of appeal. Some 1,000 of our members are professional planners and professionals from ancillary fields such as architecture, landscape architecture, engineering, law, the private development community, students and others. We have been in the business of educating and training citizen and professional planners for almost 60 years.