Economic Development

Region’s water economy swells

Report finds water industries create $666M West Michigan annual impact.

May 3, 2019

Employers inject value into Jamestown Township

Officials say two manufacturers’ combined $25M expansion will have significant ripple effects.

May 3, 2019

United States ‘trust crash’ inspires BBB initiative

Research, reporting and education lab aims to make West Michigan the most trustworthy U.S. market.

May 3, 2019

Wyoming embarks on master plan

Officials expect process will be complete by next spring after residents have their say.

May 3, 2019

Sparta eyes small business incubator

‘The Orchard’ aims to help in creating a tourist-friendly downtown.

April 26, 2019

Study shows $85M Downtown Market impact

Primary visitors spent $6.6M, with 52% coming outside Kent County.

April 26, 2019