Economic Development

DeVos identifies culture as area's 'secret sauce'

The best way to grow a city is from the center out.

September 13, 2013

DDA funds Monroe Center snowmelt system, park

Board approves funding for second phase of Monument Park renovation.

September 13, 2013

Eastown Flats residential plan is first of its kind

Commissioners will begin taking on zoning problem soon.

September 13, 2013

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