Economic Development

Startups are thriving in West Michigan

Report by MVCA indicates there has been a 20 percent increase in the number of startups in region during past three years.

August 25, 2017

Mayor Bliss urges community unity

Affordable housing, racial equity among topics discussed during ‘state of the city’ update.

August 25, 2017

Remake adds residential component

Hudsonville plans three-story structure downtown on a ‘walkable corridor.’

August 18, 2017

Food cart manufacturer expands West Michigan plant

MOVE Systems to invest $13.3 million to add more machinery and equipment.

August 18, 2017

Holland Hospital celebrates centennial

New website honoring anniversary features a number of videos detailing the history of the hospital and a mini-documentary.

August 18, 2017

Furniture industry on gradual rise

Quarterly analysis indicates growth from 2016 into 2018.

August 18, 2017

DDA approves downtown movie theater project

Agency signs off on updated $140-million mixed-use development proposal that will include theater, residential units, hotel and parking.

August 11, 2017