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City hall, county government and the state legislature
Grand Rapids Commissioner and Mayor-Elect Rosalynn Bliss has been named vice president of the Michigan Municipal League Board of Trustees. Read More
Downtown Improvement District businesses will have the opportunity to speak to Grand Rapids city commissioners regarding the DID board’s five-year special assessment proposal. Read More
For the organization’s CEO, the first is still the best.
The Right Place Inc. broke the ice when it attracted its first international investment to the area in 1990; now it’s celebrating 30 years of building a network of business relationships in West Michigan. Read More
State budget cuts would have eliminated program that helps vulnerable adults.
The Kent County Board of Commissioners made a commitment to vulnerable adults at a recent meeting. Read More
Suggestions include four-year interpreter training and incentives for businesses.
LANSING — Continued shortages of qualified interpreters and funding mean Michigan’s deaf, deafblind and hard of hearing residents lack access to proper communication and education, and many are unclear of their rights under state law, advocates say. Read More