Items Tagged with 'city of Grand Rapdis'


Kent County approves sale of riverfront land

March 9, 2018
A three-way, public-private land transaction now has Kent County approval. Read More

Street Talk: City cuts parking payments

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July 14, 2017
Metered parking spots may be tougher to find these days, but at least they're getting a little cheaper. Read More

Grand Rapids finalizing parks and recreation master plan

January 2, 2017
The Grand Rapids Parks & Recreation department will host two back-to-back meetings on Jan. 12 to present its new 2017-2021 Strategic Master Plan. Read More

City plan sets quadruple bottom line

New sustainability pillar focuses on good governance.

August 19, 2016
The city’s new sustainability plan will carry forward many of the goals that were part of the 2011-15 plan but with a few changes — most significantly the addition of a fourth pillar: governance. Read More

Michigan corridor meeting set

Public will get chance to examine $1.65M in road projects, offer suggestions.

April 29, 2016
The Michigan Street Corridor may be getting an extensive — and expensive — facelift. Read More

Transformation Fund purposes

February 26, 2016
More than five years ago, Grand Rapids officials created a financing tool to improve operations and services to follow through on its commitments to city voters. Read More

City approves finance pact with DGRI

The Grand Rapids comptroller objected on legal reasons but was overruled.

April 18, 2014
A financial agreement between the city of Grand Rapids and Downtown Grand Rapids Inc. has been approved by the city commission, despite objections by city comptroller Sara Vander Werff. Read More