Michigan Water School: Essential Resources for Local Officials logo.
State, local elected and appointed officials and staff members wanting to gain access to resources and knowledge about water management are encouraged to attend this workshop!
  • Factors that impact Michigan water
  • The Blue Economy
  • Fiscal benefits of water management
  • Incorporating water into local planning and placemaking
  • Risk assessment approaches
  • Resources to help address water problems
  • Water policy at the federal, tribal, state, and local level

8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. May 22-23, 2018
Western Michigan University,
Innovation Event Center,
4717 Campus Drive,
Kalamazoo, MI

Registration: $175 (space is limited)
Includes infrastructure tour, lunch, materials.

Certificate upon completion of two-day workshop.
Master Citizen Planner credits available.

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Registration for Michigan Water School Kalamazoo 2018 is open.
Registration closes at 11:59 p.m. on May 13, 2018.


Michigan State University is committed to providing equal opportunity for participation in all programs, services and activities. Accommodations for persons with disabilities may be requested by contacting the event contact two weeks prior to the start of the event. Requests received after this date will be honored whenever possible.

Contact Information

For hotel and special needs information contact Beth Clawson at (269) 330-5554 or clawsonb@anr.msu.edu.