Items Tagged with 'Dwelling Place'


Partners share plan for $40M urban development

August 31, 2017
The group of partners planning a $40-million neighborhood development in Grand Rapids have revealed their plan for the site. Read More

Partners plan 5.5-acre urban development

November 22, 2016
A Grand Rapids neighborhood has a lot to be thankful for on Thursday. Read More

Nonprofit plans West Side affordable housing project

July 6, 2016
A collection of homes and commercial buildings on the West Side could be transformed into multi-family affordable housing. Read More

Downtown arts organization considers options for change

Community is asked to vote on seven scenarios for Avenue for the Arts.

December 4, 2015
As it concludes its 10th anniversary this month, a downtown arts organization that has helped revitalize South Division Avenue is thinking about how it will operate in the future. Read More

DDA grants funds for affordable housing downtown

November 14, 2013
It wasn’t exactly “Dwelling Place Day” at a recent Downtown Development Authority meeting, but the prominent and highly regarded nonprofit housing developer had a good day, despite the lack of such a declaration. Read More

State grants funds for affordable housing downtown

October 16, 2013
A longtime provider of affordable housing in Grand Rapids is nearing completion of its most recent project, and the state has recently chipped in twice to help make it a reality. Read More

Downtown steps out for First Fridays

October 4, 2013
Tonight is the First Friday for downtown’s South Division neighborhood. Read More

Herkimer renovation is a special project

Construction job puts some of the city’s neediest residents to work.

March 8, 2013
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Dwelling Place of Grand Rapids is investing $29 million into expanding and renovating the Herkimer Apartments at 323 S. Division Ave. Read More

Training the creative class

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The former Federal Building will be completed next month and house new classrooms, offices and gallery spaces for Kendall College of Art and Design students.

Proactive business owners are constantly asking themselves how to stay competitive in today’s market. Dwelling Place Neighborhood Revitalization Specialist Jenn Schaub has the answer: “Hire a creative professional.”

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