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2020: Collins Road Corridor Development

Student-Led, Faculty-Guided Project

Authors: Dr. Zenia Kotval


This project is centered around the 1.5-mile-long Collins Road Corridor in Lansing, Michigan. There is currently a significant amount of development occurring along the corridor that will bring immense change and this project allowed the corridor to be ready for that change. Through conversation with many stakeholders and intense research regarding the zoning, market, and infrastructure of the corridor, a shared vision will be developed for the area.

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Dr. Zenia Kotval is a Fellow of the American Institute of Certified Planners (AICP). She is also a Fulbright Scholar and a former Lilly Teaching Fellow. Kotval currently serves as a member of the Planning Accreditation Board (PAB) and an ex-officio member of the Association of Collegiate Schools of Planning (ACSP) Governing Board.

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