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Downtown Development Authority approves movie theater project

April 15, 2016
A proposed downtown movie theater project has cleared its first hurdle. Read More

$369M: Estimated economic impact of downtown movie theater project

April 13, 2016
A proposed downtown movie theater project's first phase could create a $369-million economic impact. Read More

Partners plan $140M downtown movie theater project

April 11, 2016
At long last, a movie theater project is moving forward in downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

DDA approves 15 initial performance metrics

DGRI narrowed down a list of 61 suggestions on how it should be graded.

February 12, 2016
A downtown organization will look to a series of measures as a starting point to benchmark its performance and create a standardized approach to reaching its goals. Read More

Downtown Development Authority backs LaughFest

January 18, 2016
Funding from the Downtown Development Authority will be used to enhance diversity and expand outdoor programming at this year’s LaughFest. Read More

DGRI plan reshapes downtown

GR Forward now includes preamble and strategies that measure diversity improvements.

November 13, 2015
The GR Forward plan is moving ahead with full support from the Downtown Development Authority and Monroe North Tax Increment Financing Authority. Read More

Downtown Development Authority approves draft GR Forward plan

July 8, 2015
The Grand Rapids Downtown Development Authority has voted to accept the draft GR Forward plan and its six major goals, recommending the city initiate a required 42-day public review and comment period before the plan can be adopted. Read More

Downtown Development Authority changes grant process for events

April 14, 2015
The Grand Rapids Downtown Development Authority is making changes to how it evaluates events after a request from one of its alliances to standardize its grant program for events. Read More

Developer receives up to $210K for downtown streetscape work

April 13, 2015
A developer has been awarded up to $210,000 in funds for streetscape improvements as part of its roughly $5-million renovation of a building in downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

Downtown building sees $3.5M renovation

April 9, 2015
A building in downtown Grand Rapids is about to get a makeover. Read More