LEAP News

LEAP Acquires Funding from MEDC to Assist in Expanding and Growing Key Defense and Homeland Security Industry Growth Sectors in Michigan LANSING, Mich. – The Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP) has been awarded a Defense Industry Growth Regional Grant from the MEDC to assist the MEDC...

The below remarks were given at the Michigan Higher Education Attainment Roundtable (MIHEART) Talent Summit on Jan. 24, 2019 at 11:30 a.m. by Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP) President/CEO, Bob Trezise. Thank you to the organizers and participants of this most critical coalition, MIHEART. Welcome to...

LANSING, MICHIGAN PUBLIC NOTICE OF ENVIRONMENTAL CLEANUP ANALYSIS Analysis of Brownfield Cleanup Alternatives for the PARK PLACE REDEVELOPMENT PROJECT TO ALL INTERESTED PERSONS IN THE CITY OF LANSING:  TAKE NOTICE that the Lansing Brownfield Redevelopment Authority (LBRA) is accepting comments and review of the Analysis of Brownfield Cleanup...

LEAP Builds Marketing Muscle to Support Regional Talent and Business Attraction Efforts LANSING, Mich. – The Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP) is pleased to announce the addition of Katlyn Lindstrom to the LEAP team. Working alongside LEAP’s Marketing and Communications Division Director, Lindstrom takes on LEAP’s...

JMT US Launches Distribution Out of Port Lansing Warehouse LANSING, Mich. – The Lansing Economic Area Partnership (LEAP) and JMT US, the United States subsidiary of French-based company Janny MT, announced new US operations for the company are to be based in Lansing, Michigan. The company’s...

LEAP's Economic-Corridor Development Specialist Anum Mughal sat down with Urban Systems, a dynamic and growing development company located in Lansing, Michigan, to talk about the benefits Opportunity Zones offer developers, and how the company envisions using Opportunity Zones to bring innovative and unique projects to...