Items Tagged with 'Medical Mile'


Construction aims to clear Medical Mile congestion

Expected to finish in July, Division Avenue will see a new westbound I-196 ramp.

April 12, 2019
Construction of a new westbound I-196 ramp aims to give downtown drivers more flexibility when leaving downtown and clear up congestion along Medical Mile. Read More

Medical Mile partners hire scientist

March 12, 2019
Several organizations along Medical Mile have partnered to hire an "internationally renowned" scientist. Read More

Health system buys properties for $4.9M

November 15, 2018
A local health system has purchased a pair of properties in Grand Rapids. Read More

College begins $70M project on Medical Mile

November 7, 2018
A local college has broken ground on a five-story health care education building on Medical Mile. Read More

Connecting disease origins through metabolism

September 28, 2018
As technology continues to reshape how we interact with the world, advances in science and medicine are helping us live longer than ever before, a positive outcome tempered by a parallel and concerning rise in certain diseases. Read More

College hosting open house for $37.5M health sciences building

July 18, 2018
There will be an open house Thursday night for a college’s new health sciences building along the Medical Mile. Read More

Grocery store anchoring Michigan Street project

June 12, 2018
A locally based grocery chain will be the retail anchor for a residential development underway just east of Medical Mile. Read More

Grand Rapids is No. 6 'smaller' metro 'poised to skyrocket'

May 15, 2018 says Grand Rapids ranks among the top 10 “smaller” metros in the country that are about to “hit it big.” Read More

Medical Mile: a vision for change in Grand Rapids

December 29, 2017
Thirty years ago, Grand Rapids stood at a crossroads — after more than a century as a manufacturing hub for the furniture and the auto industries, the city’s job sectors were changing. Read More

The undeniable power of collaboration in health and education

January 6, 2017
The health sciences in Grand Rapids are a driving force in the local economy and a powerful catalyst for regional growth. Read More