Economic Development

DDA has development guidelines for downtown sector

Board agrees to a purchase option for a parking lot near the arena.

May 10, 2013

Commercial real estate market shows economy is rebounding

CAR report shows first-quarter growth for office, retail and industrial segments.

May 10, 2013

DDA invests $1.1 million into a trio of downtown projects

Work on a park, some street upgrades and a popular bridge get funded.

May 10, 2013

EPIC finalists are community cornerstones

Seventeen nominees in six categories are nominated for awards.

May 10, 2013

What makes Southwest Michigan First the Best of the Best?

The whole organization makes a commitment to every employee, and every employee to the others.

May 10, 2013

Ethanol production levels off in Michigan

Plans for five more plants were scrapped.