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Our mission is to promote and foster regional development in West Michigan through cooperation amongst local governments...

The West Michigan Shoreline Regional Development Commission is a federal and state designated regional planning and development agency serving 120 local governments in Lake, Mason, Muskegon, Newaygo, and Oceana Counties.

WMSRDC is also responsible for the management and administration of the homeland security program for the counties of Clare, Ionia, Isabella, Kent, Lake, Mason, Mecosta, Montcalm, Muskegon, Newaygo, Oceana, Osceola, and Ottawa.

WMSRDC is also the planning agency for the metropolitan transportation planning (MPO) program for Muskegon and Northern Ottawa Counties.


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What's New
  • The April/May 2015 WMSRDC Newsletter is Now Available Here and in Hard Copy. Check out these stories:
    • WMSRDC Participating in Governor Snyder's Regional Transit Mobility Initiative
    • WMSRDC's Kathy Evans to be Inducted into the Michigan Environmental Hall of Fame
    • Spotlight on the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
    • West Michigan Green Infrastructure Conference August 4 and 5
    • Comprehensive Economic Development Plan Update
    • Long Range Transportation Plan Public Involvement Open House and Comment Period
    • Catastrophic Nuclear Even Exercise Coming to Michigan
    • Summer Clean Air Action Season is Here
    • Muskegon Lake Vision 2020
    • Mason County Community Wildlife Protection Plan


  • Check out the 2014 WMSRDC Annual Report . Read about:
    • Regional Economic Development Strategies
    • Improving Transportation Infrastructure
    • Homeland Security Grants
    • Lake Michigan Water Trail
    • Hazard Mitigation
    • Regional Forums
    • Environmental Restoration
    • Port of Muskegon Activities
    • And much more!



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