Kurt Schindler has organized a deep collection of Land Use and Planning information at his Michigan State University website.  Recently I found the legal abstract of Northfield Township's win over Grand/Sakwa.  (Kudos to Township Attorney Paul Burns.)

Selected Planning and Zoning Decisions: Low Density Zoning is not a Takings.  Court: Michigan Court of Appeals (Published No. 305594, 2014 Mich. App. LEXIS 220, February 4, 2014) Case Name: Grand/Sakwa of Northfield, LLC v. Township of Northfield

Click here to view or download the full abstract.  The case is on page 8.


For more perspective on Planning, visit Kurt Schindler's MSU Land Use website.