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Third Coast starts Medical Mile development

Mixed-use project will include apartments, commercial and retail space.

July 17, 2015
Third Coast Development’s work on Michigan Street’s Medical Mile corridor never seems to cease. Read More

Research center seen as catalyst

Economic impact will create ripple effect lasting for years.

June 26, 2015
As the second research center in the downtown Grand Rapids area, the impact of Michigan State University College of Human Medicine’s new facility could create a ripple effect of economic activity. Read More

Institute is building a national footprint through technology

April 3, 2015
Visit Van Andel Institute on Grand Rapids’ Medical Mile and you’ll see plenty of evidence of our sense of history. Read More

Corridor draws city planners’ attention

Medical Mile’s growing pains are at center of proposal.

January 30, 2015
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) The Michigan Street Corridor has seen $1 billion worth of development in the past decade, and if projections are correct, the area — also known as the Medical Mile — will see millions of dollars more in development over the course of the next decade. Read More

Michigan among least competitive for commercial health insurance

Consumers suffer when the choices are too few.

November 7, 2014
From the Medical Mile in Grand Rapids to the University of Michigan Health System in Ann Arbor, Michigan offers a number of health care options, yet it is considered one of the top concentrated markets in terms of commercial health insurance. Read More

Developer plans $5.1M project along Medical Mile

June 6, 2014
A developer is planning a $5.1-million project to add residential and retail space along a key corridor in Grand Rapids. Read More

Expanding research hub will drive region’s economy

April 11, 2014
In 2010, Michigan State University, in a landmark decision, greatly raised the profile of the Medical Mile and Michigan’s Life Sciences Corridor with its opening of the College of Human Medicine’s Secchia Center across from Van Andel Institute. Read More

Spectrum facility to promote research and program growth

Four new labs will give professionals and students a chance to collaborate.

March 21, 2014
A refurbished facility on the fringe of downtown will provide biomedical research space for tenants on the Medical Mile. Read More

Collaboration is a biomedical research imperative

January 10, 2014
When my parents considered building a research institute in Grand Rapids in the late 1990s, many people thought it a foolish endeavor. Read More

University plans downtown expansion on $18.9M land

November 1, 2013
A university is taking a major step to expand its heath care campus in downtown Grand Rapids. Read More