Economic Development

Furniture industry on gradual rise

Quarterly analysis indicates growth from 2016 into 2018.

August 18, 2017

DDA approves downtown movie theater project

Agency signs off on updated $140-million mixed-use development proposal that will include theater, residential units, hotel and parking.

August 11, 2017

Muskegon's new food hub is producing results

Organizers of pilot program say the business-to-business agriculture hub is surpassing target goals.

August 11, 2017

Brownfield projects get tax incentives

Program focuses on large, mixed-use developments on ‘challenging’ sites.

August 4, 2017

State Games of America offers big economic impact

Grand Rapids hosts national Olympic-style competition expected to bring $10 million in visitor spending.

July 28, 2017

Hudsonville makes push for growth

Community center and upscale restaurant among city expansion projects.

July 21, 2017