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City stalls parking resolution

Commissioners’ tie vote defeats motion to require Mobile GR to add more parking downtown.

December 15, 2017
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Saying it already is working to add to the parking supply downtown, the Grand Rapids City Commission defeated a parking resolution by one of its members on a split vote last week. Read More

Bad doesn’t even begin to describe parking plan

December 15, 2017
Grand Rapids city commissioners again gave limited discussion to this business community’s No. 1 issue with the city: downtown parking. Read More

Partners open parking lot downtown

December 12, 2017
A new surface parking lot has added about 300 parking spaces to downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

Grand Rapids considers new parking garage downtown

December 11, 2017
In response to continued parking pressures, the city will discuss converting a surface lot downtown into a parking garage. Read More

City tightens parking noose, ignores business retention

June 2, 2017
The ever-widening gap between the city of Grand Rapids and its constituent business community is increasing by the day, as is loss of businesses (and city income tax and property revenues and service fees and licenses). Read More

What does future hold for parking?

Mobile GR wants $8.57 million for parking capital projects, including construction of new surface lot near Downtown Market.

May 19, 2017
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) The Grand Rapids City Commission recently got a preview into what parking and mobility in the city will look like in the coming years. Read More

Bike-share study will cost $100K

Grand Rapids hopes program will alleviate parking crunch downtown.

March 3, 2017
By a 4-3 vote, Grand Rapids city commissioners authorized $100,000 for a bike-share study. Read More

Real estate firm releases downtown parking report

February 16, 2017
A local commercial real estate firm has released a report on parking in downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

Parking at 95 percent capacity

City focuses on building surface parking lots rather than parking structures.

February 10, 2017
Grand Rapids may not have the solution to the city’s parking crunch just yet, but officials are willing to listen to questions. Read More

City bumps parking fees amid demand

Downtown workers encouraged to park farther away, use public transit.

September 9, 2016
Downtown parking became more expensive by an average of $8 per space Sept. 1, when the city of Grand Rapids implemented rate changes throughout its parking system that it says are necessary to keep up with supply and demand. Read More