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State funds jumpstart road work

State’s $2.1 million will speed up GR’s overdue street repair.

July 11, 2014
Contracts are expected to be awarded next week for work on two Grand Rapids streets funded by a one-time state appropriation of $2,124,850, although grateful city officials warn there is still no long-term solution to funding Michigan transportation infrastructure. Read More

Private practice will open in two Grand Rapids locations

June 27, 2014
A private internal medical practice is scheduled to open in early July to serve patients in the greater Grand Rapids area. Read More

Problem solving for urban living demand best left to local expertise

June 13, 2014
The Business Journal focus on more than a dozen new residential projects in the downtown highlights the predicted increased demand for downtown housing. Read More

Want to live downtown? Join the list

Healthy occupancy rates show the city’s strong residential core.

June 13, 2014
Downtown Grand Rapids living continues to be in vogue. 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

Grant gives boost to educating residents

Lumina Foundation likes mayor’s To College-Through College initiative.

June 13, 2014
Grand Rapids was one of 35 U.S. cities to receive a $160,000 Lumina Foundation grant in early June that will be used to help more young residents of the community earn college degrees. Read More

River Corridor panel engages public voices

Many see vast potential for Grand River in downtown.

June 13, 2014
What one word would you use to describe the current state of the Grand River? Read More

Street Talk: Keeping an eye on the downtown sky

High notes.

June 13, 2014
It wasn’t that long ago when construction cranes were dotting the downtown skyline. Read More

City Hall lauds proposal for higher gas tax

May 30, 2014
An increase in the gas tax as proposed in the Michigan Senate could mean an additional $7.5 million of state funding per year for road repair in Grand Rapids, according to a statement issued by Grand Rapids City Hall. Read More

Downtown plan about to start rolling

Downtown GR Inc. will begin seeking input from the public.

May 23, 2014
Come June 5 and 6, Grand Rapids will begin hearing about the new Downtown Plan process, which includes everybody being invited to contribute their thoughts and opinions on what downtown Grand Rapids should be like. Read More