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Mimi Fritz implements Downtown Market vision

August 26, 2014
For the last two years, Mimi Fritz has focused with single-minded determination on the construction, leasing, staffing and program development of the Grand Rapids Downtown Market. Read More

Downtown Market director envisions new district

June 13, 2014
Before the dust had settled around the newly opened Downtown Market at the end of last summer, predictions were being made regarding the impact the market would have on development on the southeast side of Grand Rapids. Read More

Videos: Community welcomes women leaders

June 11, 2013
Six women leaders who are new to or who have recently returned to the Grand Rapids community were welcomed during a special networking and recognition event, Welcome for Women Leaders. Read More

Leasing contract for Downtown Market amended

Changes made to help DDA with bond payment and bring more vendors to the site.

March 29, 2013
Expect more announcements soon of tenants leasing space in the new Downtown Market because the market’s board and Grand Rapids Downtown Development Authority made two amendments to their ground lease last week. Read More

Market could be a downtown game-changer

Economic potential of new urban development could match the arena’s.

December 22, 2012
A 2010 feasibility study commissioned by the Grand Action Committee concluded that building a year-round, indoor-and-outdoor market focused on locally produced food and goods had the potential of becoming an economic game-changer. Read More

Inside Track: New CEO is in awe of what Downtown Market will offer

Mimi Fritz fondly remembers the excitement of visiting the Eastern Market in Detroit as a child.

December 15, 2012
For most of us, Christmas is just around the corner. For Mimi Fritz, it arrived in September. Read More

Downtown Market has a leader

September 23, 2012

Mimi Fritz has been named president and CEO of the new Downtown Market, a $30 million development the Grand Action Committee and Grand Rapids Downtown Development Authority currently are building on Ionia Avenue SW near Wealthy Street.

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