Items Tagged with 'Grand Action'
One could say Grand Rapids is facing an uncertain future. Read More
As co-chairs retire, committee waits for next generation of leaders to emerge with a new focus for Grand Rapids.
The thing about vision is, it can dim over time. And the retiring co-chairs of Grand Action Committee are waiting for younger eyes to take over with a fresh plan for the city. Read More
Grand Action’s biggest distinction is that it represented the private sector, not public governments. Read More
Grand Action Committee co-chairs John Canepa, Dick DeVos and David Frey are retiring from their roles within the organization at the end of the year, effectively sidelining the business-based nonprofit that has been the catalyst for more than $3.5 billion in downtown economic development and was instrumental in Grand Rapids’ growth over the past 25 years. Read More
Grand Action study unveils proposals for soccer stadium, hotel, convention expansion and more.
(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
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