Items Tagged with 'Heartside'


Focus on Division/Heartside is task for all of us

August 12, 2016
The Grand Rapids Business Journal has reported in depth for the past month in a series of stories on the Division Avenue/Heartside business and arts corridor development alongside the long-established “home” to the city’s transient and homeless population, a group of individuals often impaired by drug, alcohol and mental health issues. Read More

Patrols extend helping hands in Heartside

Neighborhood gets special attention from Safety Ambassador Program.

August 12, 2016
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Three years in, the Safety Ambassador Program continues to work on improving the perception of safety downtown. Read More

Filmmaker fights homelessness with friendship

Former Crane Wives member not just waiting for change.

August 12, 2016
Would you want to end homelessness on Division Avenue if it meant becoming close friends with a homeless person? Read More

The industry that builds communities

November 20, 2012
With the exception of a small period of time, I have been blessed to live my whole life in West Michigan. You’ve heard the standard reasons why people love West Michigan: the seasons, the family environment, the world-class beaches, among many others. Read More

DDA backs Brookstone Capital project

September 16, 2012

Brookstone Capital will begin construction on three new downtown apartment complexes in less than two months. The work will mark the third major residential project by the Midland-based developer and property manager in the Heartside district over the past few years.

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