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Supporting Mobility Innovation in Michigan’s Western Upper Peninsula

Started: January, 2022 End Date: September, 2023 Project ID #4W9549 Status: Ongoing


The purpose of this project is to provide technical assistance to rural transportation leaders in Michigan’s Western Upper Peninsula with setting up a mobility innovation working group to prioritize strategies and seek funding and pilot opportunities to improve transit, coordination, or nonmotorized transportation access in and around Houghton, MI. Partners include the Western Upper Peninsula Planning & Development Region, the City of Houghton, the City of Hancock, and Michigan Technological University.


This project will benefit Michigan’s Western Upper Peninsula region by providing timely technical assistance to address multidisciplinary issues and challenges.


Sponsors & Partners

  • National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) Research Foundation Sponsor

Part of: Mobility and Public Transportation

Project Tagged In: public transportation, Rural Transportation, Outreach, transit planning, mobility innovation

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