Economic Development

Construction industry nears tipping point

Lack of trade contractors could undermine West Michigan development.

January 27, 2017

National firms putting GR on radar

Region’s economic growth should continue, but at a slower pace.

January 27, 2017

Muskegon joins pop-up shop craze

‘Western Market’ to house small retail outlets on Western Avenue between First and Second streets.

January 27, 2017

Retailers face hard decisions

Macy’s and Sears have opposing outlooks based on progression, profitability.

January 20, 2017

Insurance agencies benefit from ‘economic tailwind’

Two area business insurance agencies report growth as they assess diversification, talent gap.

January 20, 2017