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The ICBA lists Northpointe as a top performer in 2015.
July 31, 2015
The Independent Community Bankers of America has listed Northpointe Bank in Grand Rapids as one of the top-performing community banks in the U.S. in its 2015 ratings, based on earnings and operational efficiencies throughout 2014. Read More
ACG’s Women in Finance group supports female leadership in financial careers.
Women in Finance, a new support group formed by the Association for Corporate Growth Western Michigan, is on a mission to “expose the challenges” and empower more women leaders in the financial professions. Read More
Funding uncertainties may delay it a year or two, according to the county administrator.
The executive committee of the Kent County Board of Commissioners has tabled a proposal from the Kent County Dispatch Authority to pursue a fully consolidated county-wide organization for taking 911 calls and dispatching first responders. Read More
Kent County commissioners could vote on it at end of August.
It’s been a long gestation — longer, even, than that of an elephant — but it appears the new regional airport authority that will take over management of Gerald R. Ford International Airport may be “born” in late August, as a Kent County official put it. Read More
Kent County Land Bank has $50K grant to demolish the old South Division joint.
Happy hour ended at Club Tequila at 719/725 S. Division Ave. in Grand Rapids back in 2010, which up to then had been the site of 120 crime reports filed with police since 2008. Read More
The independent report comes back ‘very, very clean’ for such a large organization.
The annual state-mandated independent auditor’s report on Kent County government’s finances is a “voluminous document,” according to Steve Blann of Rehmann Robson LLC, which produced the report comprised of more than 200 pages. Read More