Economic Development

City bumps parking fees amid demand

Downtown workers encouraged to park farther away, use public transit.

September 9, 2016

Architecture firm gathers ideas for Calder Plaza

Discussion items include food trucks, shaded pavilions, pedestrian walkways, fountains and more.

September 2, 2016

Homebuyers cite price as concern

Survey finds affordability is top issue with both buyers and renters.

September 2, 2016

Local engineering firms see profit increases

Annual revenue boosts upwards of 20 percent are not uncommon.

September 2, 2016

MSHDA programs available to many homebuyers

Organization says home ownership results in less crime, more involvement and stable neighborhoods.

September 2, 2016

GRBCC lands developer as speaker

Joel Ferguson, who also chairs MSU’s board, will present on real estate opportunities.

September 2, 2016

Search for new talent turns digital

Lakeshore Advantage unveils website designed to attract young professionals to region.

August 26, 2016

Chemical deal set to close this week

Acquisition of Talmer will make bank the largest headquartered in Michigan.

August 26, 2016