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Developer plans demolition of vacant West Side homes

July 25, 2016
A local developer is planning to demolish 11 vacant homes on the West Side. Read More

Grand Rapids renovates three parks

July 25, 2016
Groundbreakings were held at three Grand Rapids parks on Monday. Read More

Inside Track: Construction world listens to innovator’s sound idea

Layoff freed Bruce Burgess to solve a noisy problem.

July 22, 2016
Following more than a decade in construction and as the vice president of a construction firm, Bruce Burgess walked into work one day in 2011 and saw his computer missing and his boss there to hand him a box. Read More

Concrete firm expands Up North

July 21, 2016
A local concrete contractor is expanding into northern Michigan. Read More

Behavioral health facility builds out $12.4M project

July 20, 2016
Work is underway on a $12.4-million project at a behavioral health facility in the area. Read More

New Holland brews up something different in GR

Vision of versatility begins to emerge from construction dust.

July 15, 2016
Intentionality is evident in the design of New Holland Brewing Co.’s The Knickerbocker. Read More

Coming attraction at Studio 28

Site of former cinema is now part of the planned 28 West town center.

July 15, 2016
Remember Studio 28? Well, something’s finally happening on the vacant site of what was often called the “largest movie theater in the world.” Read More

$8.6M DDA budget backs GR Forward

Funds approved for two downtown building renovations.

July 15, 2016
The Grand Rapids Downtown Development Authority officially has its budget for the next fiscal year, and a pair of downtown building renovations will receive DDA support. Read More

Construction firm wins national safety award

July 14, 2016
A local construction firm has won a national safety award from a trade association. Read More

A case for construction manager-led safety training

July 13, 2016
Anybody familiar with construction safety will recognize the term “responsible individual” as the person on a job site, or within an organization, who is responsible for and knowledgeable of proper safety techniques. Read More