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Lansing Day
03/07/18 - 03/07/18

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Lansing Day

Wednesday, March 7
Mackinac Room, Anderson House Office Building
124 N. Capitol Ave., Lansing, MI

 
The MDA’s annual Lansing Day is an opportunity for members to meet their state legislators to learn and share the MDA’s current legislative concerns, and to become more effective advocates on behalf of their communities at the state level. With the 2018-19 Legislative session just beginning and many new State Representatives in the House, MDA member participation in Lansing Day is critical. 

An MDA workshop follows the MDA's annual Lansing Day and takes place on March 8. Registrations for both may be combined for a discounted amount. You will be able to register for both as you proceed through the online registration.

Rates:

MDA Member: Lansing Day: $60   Workshop: $85 Both: $135
MDA Non-Member: Lansing Day $60   Workshop: $110 Both $170

Paid registrations canceled within 72 hours of the event cannot be refunded.

Hotel
 
MDA members and guests may reserve rooms for $125.95 per night at the Radisson Lansing at the Capitol Hotel, 111 N. Grand Avenue, Lansing, MI 48933. To make reservations, call 1-800-333-3333 or visit online at www.radisson.com/lansingmi. Use the Promotional Code: MDA318 to receive your discounted group rate.  The group rate ends on February 26, 2018.


SPECIFIC LEGISLATION OF INTEREST TO MDA MEMBERS

The MDA is working on many issues that directly affect downtowns across Michigan. These issues will be the focus of our Lansing Day on March 7. For more information, see below, and visit our Legislative Action Center.

SB 393: TIF Recodification & Reporting Legislation Reintroduced, Passed Senate, now before House Tax Policy Committee,

SB 305 - 310: Library Opt-Out. Currently before Senate Finance Committee

SB 250 & SB 251: DDA Demolition of Historic Buildings

SB 469: Restoring State Historic Preservation Tax Credit Program. Passed in the Senate, referred to House Tax Policy Committee.

SB 621: Bill Modifying Time Frame for B. Passed the Senate, now before the House Commerce and Trade Committee.

HB 4871: Before the House Commerce and Trade Committee.



 
Location: Mackinac Room, Anderson House Office Building
124 N. Capitol Av
Lansing, MI 48933

Registration ends on March 2, 2018






Workshop: R & D 101: Rip Off and Duplicate Your Way to the Top
03/08/18 - 03/08/18

BROCHURE

Thursday, March 8, 2018   
    
Old Town Marquee
319 E. Grand River
Lansing, MI

Regardless of the size of your community, this workshop features ideas and examples that can be copied and utilized in your town. Each speaker in this workshop has organized and/or implemented an easily replicated program, policy, or event and knows first-hand what worked and what did not. Learn best practices, borrow templates, and review lessons learned in eight sessions with topics ranging from economic development to promotions and everything in between.

The workshop follows the MDA's annual Lansing Day which takes place on March 7. Registrations for both may be combined for a discounted amount. You will be able to register for both as you proceed through the online registration.

Rates:

MDA Member: Lansing Day: $60   Workshop: $85 Both: $135
MDA Non-Member: Lansing Day $60   Workshop: $110 Both $170

Sponsorship:

Workshop Sponsor: $250

Paid registrations cancelled within 72 hours of the event cannot be refunded.

Hotel
 
MDA members and guests may reserve rooms for $125.95 per night at the Radisson Lansing at the Capitol Hotel, 111 N. Grand Avenue, Lansing, MI 48933. To make reservations, call 1-800-333-3333 or visit online at www.radisson.com/lansingmi. Use the Promotional Code: MDA318 to receive your discounted group rate.  The group rate ends on February 26, 2018.


 
Location: Old Town Marquee
319 E. Grand River
Lansing, MI 48933

Registration ends on March 2, 2018