Economic Development

Sparta sails in downtown GR’s wake

Cellar Brewing Co., other companies move downtown to improve village’s appeal.

October 14, 2016

Demand for downtown office space could wane

Parking supply, cost might force companies to settle for suburb locations.

October 14, 2016

Food trucks count ArtPrize Eight as success

Organization working on ways to accommodate more vendors at Rosa Parks Circle despite limited space.

October 14, 2016

Vital Streets plan heads to city commission

Public has opportunity to voice opinions on the proposal as it goes through the city commission approval process.

October 14, 2016

Inside Track: Giving back to his tribe

Kurt Trevan leaves full-time banking job to help Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians expand economy outside of gaming.

September 30, 2016

Development firms play waiting game

Third Coast, PK Development wait on contracts for $42 million Diamond Place project.

September 30, 2016

Grand Rapids sees grand expansion

Founded in Detroit, Grand Circus offers 10-week software coding bootcamps.

September 30, 2016

Tech policy expert: Data will fuel innovation

Alec Ross speaks about affected industries during West Michigan Policy Forum.

September 30, 2016