Michigan Street Corridor Improvement Authority


The Michigan Street CIA spans the Michigan Street business corridor from Prospect Ave to Plymouth Ave.

Annual Activity Synopsis

The Michigan Street CIA does not have tax increment revenues which have not been expended within 5 years of their receipt.

Facade Improvement Program

Are you a commercial business owner or property owner within the Michigan Street Corridor Improvement Authority (CIA) Boundary? If so, you may be eligible to apply for the Michigan Street CIA Facade Improvement Program.

Development Support Policy

The Michigan Street CIA has a development support policy, which provides support for certain development projects that need significant public infrastructure investments and results in at least one of the following:

  • Retention of permanent jobs
  • Creation of permanent jobs
  • Addition of residential units
  • Creation of new greenspace available to the public

Download Policy(PDF, 111KB)


Design Committee

This committee focuses on streetscape, and public space design and improvements. This committee meets on the first Friday of the month at 12:00 PM.

If you have an interest in joining a committee or learning more, please contact the Michigan Street CIA Corridor Manager.


The Michigan Street CIA meets monthly on the second Wednesday at 3:00pm.

Current Board Members

Max Benedict

Term Ends: 12/31/2022

Kevin Brant (Secretary)

Term Ends: 12/31/2021

Thomas Dann

Term Ends: 12/31/2022

Commissioner Joseph D. Jones

Term Ends: 12/31/2023

Alexander Lamkin (Vice-Chair)

Term Ends: 12/31/2023

Jeff Lobdell

Term Ends: 12/31/2020

Christopher Swank

Term Ends: 12/31/2022

Joseph Vugteveen (Chair)

Term Ends: 12/31/2021


Term Ends: 12/31/2020


Documents and Links


Kelsey Liebenow

Kelsey Liebenow provides corridor management services to the Michigan Street CIA. Learn More



Kelsey Liebenow