Government

Kent ISD asks for tax hike

Ballot proposal would add $211 per pupil, per year, for 10 years in 20 Kent County school districts.

April 14, 2017

Expert: West Michigan ‘well-positioned’ in trade market

CEO of SafeSource Trading credits region’s diversity in advanced manufacturing, agriculture for good standing.

April 14, 2017

Forum to address municipal funding

Event will feature six mayors and discuss current state of program and how to improve it.

April 7, 2017

City nixes surface lot ban

GR Chamber official: Parking should not be an obstacle.

March 31, 2017

Kent launches $33K mental health court study

17th Circuit Court to examine other counties’ models for treating, rather than incarcerating, eligible offenders.

March 31, 2017

Zoning changes will allow taller West Side buildings

Reworked zoning code will allow structures taller than 10 stories, could produce more affordable housing.

March 31, 2017