The Key Issues

Focusing on what matters most to residents

Four topics rose to the top in terms of importance to the community during the public input phase of this planning process. These topics are called Key Issues. Each issue represents both strengths to build on and problems to solve in Marshall Township. Recommendations and specific action steps for these issues form the heart of the implementable comprehensive plan. Click on each Key Issue to read more:

"Where did all this come from?"

During 2021, Phase 1 of the planning project, called "Understanding the Community," focused on hearing from residents, business owners and other stakeholders what they thought were Marshall Township's more important goals for change. 

Read a summary of this process to learn what people had to say, and how their ideas led to the four Key Issue topics.