Items Tagged with 'Downtown Grand Rapids Inc.'


Street Talk: We are all pawns in this game of chess

Twister assist.

July 18, 2014
Downtown Grand Rapids Inc. has put a giant, outdoor chess set in front of the Grand Rapids Art Museum for free public use in an effort to “encourage urban recreation.” Read More

Grandwich bites into contenders

July 9, 2014
Time to eat some sandwiches. Read More

Downtown plan about to start rolling

Downtown GR Inc. will begin seeking input from the public.

May 23, 2014
Come June 5 and 6, Grand Rapids will begin hearing about the new Downtown Plan process, which includes everybody being invited to contribute their thoughts and opinions on what downtown Grand Rapids should be like. Read More

Video: Downtown Grand Rapids reveals summer Movies in the Park

April 28, 2014
The lineup for this summer’s Movies in the Park is being teased out online in a short film. Read More

City approves finance pact with DGRI

The Grand Rapids comptroller objected on legal reasons but was overruled.

April 18, 2014
A financial agreement between the city of Grand Rapids and Downtown Grand Rapids Inc. has been approved by the city commission, despite objections by city comptroller Sara Vander Werff. Read More

Downtown names winner of shopping contest

December 31, 2013
He did his Christmas shopping downtown — and tonight he’ll have a memorable New Year’s Eve because of that. Read More

Parklets may take over parking spaces this spring

December 20, 2013
Grand Rapids may see its first parklets greening up downtown come spring. Read More

Downtown picks Window Wonderland winners

December 16, 2013
The voting public chose three Kendall College of Art and Design students as winners of the downtown Window Wonderland art competition for the holidays. Read More

Downtown shoppers enter for New Year’s Eve prize

December 10, 2013
It’s much more than small business Saturday. It’s more like small business December — at least for business owners downtown. Read More