Items Tagged with 'Kris Larsen'


Street Talk: Feel free to walk a mile in our shoes

Aces high.

July 29, 2016
There’s a good chance Kris Larson is jumping out of his boots this week. Read More

Street Talk: Downtown's Doughnut

House of cards.

February 26, 2016
With the public and private sectors getting a better grasp on the retail needs of West Michigan at the International Council of Shopping Centers P3 Conference on Tuesday, many residents will wonder, “When’s a grocery store coming to downtown?” Read More

Project set to change Fulton Street landscape

Venue Tower’s many facets include concert space, beer garden and ‘micro-loft’ living spaces.

February 19, 2016
Roughly 20 years after Van Andel Arena’s transformation of Fulton Street, a new development is set to change the landscape, and skyline, of downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

Street Talk: Downtown parking is a balancing act

Tech trends.

February 19, 2016
Downtown development carries a cost, and it’s not just in dollars. Read More

DDA approves 15 initial performance metrics

DGRI narrowed down a list of 61 suggestions on how it should be graded.

February 12, 2016
A downtown organization will look to a series of measures as a starting point to benchmark its performance and create a standardized approach to reaching its goals. Read More

GR Forward plan moves forward

Public comment phase also will include approximately 10 neighborhood presentations.

August 14, 2015
The GR Forward draft plan is advancing, following a vote by the Grand Rapids City Commission last week. Read More

‘Diversity’ is defined as a principle and is not an optional city planning tool

July 10, 2015
Grand Rapids is moving forward on a six-point plan that will impact every aspect of doing business for the foreseeable future. Read More

GR Forward employs several outreach methods

Organization is gathering citizen input on downtown’s future.

November 14, 2014
The future of Grand Rapids is housed at 50 Louis St. NW. Read More

Is downtown ready for a building boom?

Experts say expanding population will demand more housing options — and soon.

June 13, 2014
Which comes first: the residential or the retail? Read More

Residential real estate projects on the move in Grand Rapids

June 13, 2014
It’s going to be a busy summer for Grand Rapids’ residential construction workers and developers. Read More