Where's the brownfield?

East Lansing McDonald's

JOE MAGUIRE, PRESIDENT of Wolverine Development and a Mackinac Center board member, was dumbfounded when he received a letter last December from an environmental consulting firm requesting his consent for access to conduct an environmental assessment on property he owns in East Lansing. Maguire’s well-maintained property features a McDonald’s restaurant in the East Village area adjacent to the Michigan State University campus.


READ MORE ... Where's the Brownfield? was originally published as a Viewpoint on Public Issues on Feb. 9, 2009.