Articles by David Czurak

Manufacturers going before commission

Both are planning to make equipment purchases and create new jobs.

September 27, 2013

Commissioners set millage spending guidelines

About half has been designated for rehabilitating the city’s 73 parks.

September 27, 2013

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

Outbreak of residential projects supports changing lifestyle

One of the developers feels the days of suburbia are fading away.

September 27, 2013

County health department offers TB testing

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

September 27, 2013