Economic Development

GRBJ 30th Year: Technological changes leave region trying to keep pace

Explosive growth will squeeze some mid-sized firms.

September 13, 2013

GRBJ 30th Year: West Michigan has a walk-on role

Film industry not yet a key ingredient in the state’s economy.

September 13, 2013

GRBJ 30th Year: There is no quick recovery from recessions anymore

Even so, per capita income here is way up compared to 30 years ago.

September 13, 2013

Icon reimbursements transferred to new owner

Thirty-seven developments have brownfield agreements with the city.

September 13, 2013

MEDC offers financial support for new hotel

State gives Third Coast Development a loan for Mid Towne Village hotel.

September 6, 2013