Economic Development

Report finds $368M value in garbage diversion

If trash with worth was recovered and sold, economic impact would near $400M.

May 6, 2016

Holland SmartZone gains final approval

Officials expect approximately 180 new businesses will be created within 15 years.

May 6, 2016

Bill enhances small business connections

SEC Small Business Advocate Act improves federal communication.

May 6, 2016

Restaurant industry orders help

City’s growing culinary scene makes it difficult to find quality workers.

April 29, 2016

Hudsonville prepares for $5M worth of downtown renovations

Farmers market, community center at heart of creating walkable spaces.

April 29, 2016

Loeks says movie theater is good for downtown

Celebration! Cinema CEO says making money is not the project’s only objective.

April 29, 2016

How does area rate among best, brightest?

West Michigan scores well in community initiatives category; lacks in leadership.

April 29, 2016

GR, West Coast acoustic consulting firms merge

Result is one of the largest independent consulting firms in the country.

April 29, 2016