WUPPDR Holds 47th Annual Meeting

WUPPDR 47th Annual Meeting The Western Upper Peninsula Planning and Development Region (WUPPDR) held its 47th Annual Meeting at Paint River Landing in Crystal Falls on Monday, September 21. WUPPDR’s regular business meeting took place at 5:00 (CST). A family style dinner was served followed by a presentation by  keynote speaker Wendy Gehlhoff of the Northwood Rail Transit Commission. Expected […]

City of Hancock 2015 Recreation Survey

City of Hancock 2015 Recreation Survey Please print and complete the PDF file and return it to the WUPPDR office, or return it by mail to the following address. Must be received by Friday, October 23, 2015. WUPPDR P.O. Box 365 Houghton, MI  49931 Attn: Steve Lasco

WUPPDR Earns National NADO Award for Economic Development Service Delivery

WUPPDR is one of two Michigan organizations to earn a 2015 Innovation Award from the National Association of Development Organizations (NADO). Following is our press release about this award.   News Release FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Erik Powers, Regional Planner 906.482.7205, ext. 315 epowers@wuppdr.org August 31, 2015 WUPPDR Earns National NADO Award for Economic […]

Michigan Transportation Plan (MTP) Public Involvement Plan (PIP)

Dear Local Units of Government: MDOT is revising its 2035 Michigan Transportation Plan (MTP) to be extended to 2040. The Department is seeking comments on the Public Involvement Plan (PIP) that will be used to guide public input into the MTP revision process. The PIP is posted on MDOTs public website at www.michigan.gov/slrp. Please submit […]

Executive Director Sought

SEEKING EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR It is possible to have it all – a rewarding career centered amongst the largest fresh waters on earth on a peninsula called the Keweenaw. Lake Superior provides the backdrop to adventure by land, lake and sky. If you prefer this vision, consider an opportunity to lead and manage all aspects of […]

Regional Prosperity Initiative interview on “Media Meet”

Kim Stoker of WUPPDR and Joel Schultz of CUPPAD recently interviewed on Media Meet about Michigan’s Regional Prosperity Initiative. See the entire program here. http://wnmuvideo.nmu.edu/video/2365495754/