Government

Grand Rapids outsmarts federal sequester reduction

City will refund BAB-program securities through private-sector financing firm.

September 27, 2013

Anti-blight program to start soon in Grand Rapids

Land bank has already sold half of city’s tax-foreclosed homes.

September 27, 2013

Downtown organizational transformation nearly complete

City agrees to transfer services agreement; DGRI holds first meeting.

September 27, 2013

City office to start gardening process

New effort has goal of growing neighborhood business districts.

September 27, 2013

Virtual pharmacist

Proposed bill would allow pilot projects for pharmacist consultations via video.

September 27, 2013

County health department offers TB testing

Skin test serum shortage temporarily makes blood screening the only method.

September 27, 2013