Planning & Zoning for Solar in Michigan Nov. 8 - TC
Planning & Zoning for Solar in Michigan:
A Primer for Local Government
Wednesday, November 8, 2017
6:00 - 9:00 p.m.
Michigan Works! Conference Room
1209 S. Garfield Avenue, Traverse City
This program is an opportunity for local government officials to learn about steps and considerations for planning and zoning for solar energy development.
The program will cover:
- The Context of Solar Energy Development, including the new Michigan law and the state of the industry;
- Introduction to Types/Scales of Solar, including Michigan examples;
- Local Government Planning Approaches for Solar, with emphasis on planning for marginal lands first; and
- Zoning Tools and Techniques for Solar, including siting and feasibility concerns.