Economic Development

Parking rate changes coming to downtown

There is sufficient space now, but development may change that.

October 24, 2014

City hosts business leaders from Netherlands

Effort is part of strengthening ties between the two regions.

October 24, 2014

Grand River should be the ‘gem’ of the city

Group embarks on preliminary engineering and design work that would restore the rapids.

October 24, 2014

GR Forward is now open for business

Temporary information center will solicit opinions on how region should grow.

October 17, 2014

New uses sought for outdated newspaper buildings

Former Grand Rapids Press building will be used by Michigan State University.

DDA supports $35M Waters Building project

The developer is also seeking brownfield financing through the city.

October 10, 2014