Economic Development

Manufacturers going before commission

Both are planning to make equipment purchases and create new jobs.

September 27, 2013

Anti-blight program to start soon in Grand Rapids

Land bank has already sold half of city’s tax-foreclosed homes.

September 27, 2013

Downtown organizational transformation nearly complete

City agrees to transfer services agreement; DGRI holds first meeting.

September 27, 2013

City office to start gardening process

New effort has goal of growing neighborhood business districts.

September 27, 2013

Outbreak of residential projects supports changing lifestyle

One of the developers feels the days of suburbia are fading away.

September 27, 2013