Items Tagged with 'Kristopher Larson'
Board and Parking Services will take a close look at below-ground parking.
A company that has built 11 underground parking ramps nationwide will determine how feasible below-ground parking will be for potential development sites south of downtown’s Van Andel Arena. Read More
Board agrees on makeup of advisory group that will help select a consultant.
The proposals are in, and members of the Grand Rapids Downtown Development Authority agreed last week on the composition of a volunteer committee that will recommend a consultant to conduct the board’s latest research piece: its Downtown Plan. Read More
City agrees to transfer services agreement; DGRI holds first meeting.
Grand Rapids city commissioners transferred a services agreement the city has had with the Downtown Improvement District since 2000 to the new Downtown Grand Rapids Inc. last week. Read More
Board will receive more revenue from its parking lots the next two years.
Members of the Grand Rapids Downtown Development Authority approved the budget for the 2014 fiscal year last week, a spending plan that has taken on a new format to reflect that the agency will be an integral component of Downtown Grand Rapids Inc. Read More
To avoid delays and speed things up for local vendors, the members of the Grand Rapids Downtown Development Authority adopted a new bidding and purchasing policy. Read More
Board has invested in many things, but director feels river is the most important.
Grand Rapids Downtown Development Authority Executive Director Kristopher Larson recently shared some of the investments his board has made with Kent County commissioners, and then pointed out the gratifying returns those investments have realized for the downtown sector. Read More