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West Michigan’s ‘wow list’ is in place, now what?

Grand Action study unveils proposals for soccer stadium, hotel, convention expansion and more.

December 9, 2016
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Grand Rapids got a preview of several potential multimillion-dollar projects last week, including a $40-million soccer stadium, 500-room hotel and $83-million DeVos Place Convention Center expansion that could garner investment dollars from Grand Action. Read More

Caution, financial issues give pause to GR projects

December 9, 2016
When Grand Action steps to the podium regarding community projects — projects that in the past have created long-term economic growth in Grand Rapids — business pays attention. Read More

Street Talk: Could tower power hotel?

Christmas cheer.

December 9, 2016
With the reveal of what Grand Rapids can do to become a next-level destination city, there’s an easy answer to one of the major suggestions. Read More

GRBJ Podcast: Grand Rapids Mayor Rosalynn Bliss

December 6, 2016
Rosalynn Bliss — the mayor of Grand Rapids — is the featured guest in episode 11 of the GRBJ Podcast. Read More

Grand Action considers stadium, hotel and DeVos Place expansion

December 5, 2016
A professional soccer franchise, a new downtown hotel and a convention center expansion are among a list of proposed projects that could be undertaken in Grand Rapids over the next several years. Read More

Van Andel Arena is a catalytic anchor

Several projects have created a new identity for Grand Rapids over the past two decades.

October 9, 2015
When Neil Diamond took the Van Andel Arena stage Oct. 10, 1996, everyone in Grand Rapids was there. Read More

DeVos notes Downtown Market opening is a celebration of entrepreneurs

From fish to chocolates, 19 businesses are up and running.

August 30, 2013
Nineteen new, expanded or relocated businesses are now part of the much-anticipated Indoor Market Hall at Downtown Market that opened Labor Day and is the focus of two “official” Grand Action receptions this week. Read More

Grand Action projects: $420 million Partnerships and impact: priceless

August 30, 2013
Grand Action co-chairs and contributors this week are celebrating another milestone with festivities marking the grand opening of the Indoor Market Hall, just one facet of the new Downtown Market. Read More

Downtown Market plants $500K Market Grove campaign

July 26, 2013
Downtown Market and Grand Action launched the Market Grove Community Campaign this week. Read More