Economic Development

Project set to change Fulton Street landscape

Venue Tower’s many facets include concert space, beer garden and ‘micro-loft’ living spaces.

February 19, 2016

Redesign of Calder Plaza picks up speed

Officials plan to keep it as an open gathering place in center of downtown.

February 19, 2016

Driverless cars are closer than you may think

Grand Rapids is among a small percentage of U.S. cities considering the ramifications.

February 12, 2016

City turns to data analytics for parking

Tech firm Smarking will help analyze patterns and make long-term decisions.

February 12, 2016

Cleaning companies ride the office expansion boom

Firms like Professional Maintenance of Michigan are enjoying record years.

February 12, 2016

DDA contributes to $2M St. Cecilia Music Center project

Funds will be put toward barrier-free entrance and elevator lift.

February 12, 2016