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Developer secures brownfield funds

City approves two financing requests for 16-story Bond Avenue project.

January 15, 2016
City of Grand Rapids officials launched 2016 by supporting the establishment of the 601 Bond Neighborhood Enterprise Zone for the 16-story redevelopment project planned at 601 Bond Ave. NW, and approved a tax increment financing plan to reimburse the developer for up to $4.3 million in eligible brownfield activities. Read More

Association elects Grand Rapids official to board

December 18, 2013
A director at the city of Grand Rapids has been re-elected to the board of directors of the Michigan Economic Developers Association for another three-year term. Read More

City office to start gardening process

New effort has goal of growing neighborhood business districts.

September 27, 2013
Although fall normally means an end to the growing season, the Grand Rapids Economic Development Office began tilling the concrete and asphalt fields last week to start a three-year economic gardening venture. Read More

City of Grand Rapids' Kara Wood joins new statewide brownfield agency

May 7, 2013
The city of Grand Rapids' Economic Development Director Kara Wood has been tapped to represent the city on the Association for Brownfield Redevelopment Authorities, a new statewide agency. Read More

Donovan, Wood earn statewide honors

April 24, 2013
East Grand Rapids City Manager Brian Donovan and Grand Rapids Economic Development Director Kara Wood were recently honored by the Michigan Municipal League at its annual Capital Conference held in Lansing. Read More