Items Tagged with 'Dan Koorndyk'


Street Talk: Rotarians quiz Kent County Commission chair

Money talks.

January 23, 2015
Dan Koorndyk, chair of the Kent County Board of Commissioners, was a guest of the Rotary Club of Grand Rapids last week to give a short presentation on Kent County government. Read More

Kent panel sets 2014 leadership positions

December 13, 2013
There are a few changes in the 2014 leadership roles for the Kent County Board of Commissioners. Read More

Anatomy of a bond-rating designation

June 28, 2013
After Kent County Commission Chairman Dan Koorndyk led a small contingent of county officials to New York City a few months ago, Standard and Poors and Moody’s Investors Service renewed the county’s triple-A short-term and long-term bond ratings. Read More

Credit agencies reaffirm Kent County's stellar rating

April 23, 2013
For the 15th consecutive year, two major credit rating agencies in New York gave Kent County their highest financial grades for both long- and short-term borrowing. Read More

Inside Track: Commission chair had trouble finding a seat

Dan Koorndyk now heads the Kent County Board of Commissioners, but only through a twist of fate.

February 22, 2013
It may sound strange because of the time lag, but, as fate would have it, it’s true: If Kent County Commissioner Jim Talen had run for re-election in 2000, Kent County Commission Chairman Dan Koorndyk would not have been elected to the board’s top post last month. Read More

Kent County leadership posts change hands

January 3, 2013
As expected, Kent County commissioners selected Dan Koorndyk as their new commission chairman and Jim Saalfeld as the board’s new vice chairman Thursday. Read More