Economic Development

Economists offer tempered enthusiasm for 2016

Experts from faith-based schools preach caution, lowered expectations.

November 20, 2015

Taking a swing at redevelopment

Community leaders use golf course as an economic driver in Benton Harbor.

November 13, 2015

Work to restore the Grand River surges ahead

City commissioners approve complicated permit submissions.

November 13, 2015

A 70 percent town

Officials know there’s more work to be done on the city’s brand recognition.

November 13, 2015

DGRI plan reshapes downtown

GR Forward now includes preamble and strategies that measure diversity improvements.

November 13, 2015

Neighborhood awards celebrate best of the city

The 26th annual program served Two Scotts Barbecue with its 2015 Grand Award.

November 6, 2015