Items Tagged with 'Wayman Britt'


Street Talk: The leaders and best

Technically speaking.

November 1, 2019
During his days at the University of Michigan, Wayman Britt was known for his defensive wizardry and leadership on the basketball court. Read More

Street Talk: Never too early

Endless possibilities.

September 13, 2019
Organizers say the first round of funding from the Ready by Five Early Childhood Millage will help thousands of families in Kent County connect to programs that improve the health and school readiness of young children. Read More

Capital projects cost Kent $9.3 million

The 35 capital improvement projects for the county include increases for parks, zoo.

July 27, 2018
(Watch for this story Monday morning on WZZM TV 13) A list of 35 Capital Improvement Program projects worth $9.3 million has been identified for the 2019 Kent County budget. Read More

County to vote on fund appropriation

One-time payment of $1.5M would help finance Lakeshore Regional Entity’s internal service fund for 2018.

June 22, 2018
Kent County may appropriate $1.5 million to assist the organization that oversees the area’s community mental health service providers. Read More

Inside Track: Dedicated to human service

Kent County administrator/controller uses experiences growing up in 1960s America to better community.

March 30, 2018
For some, the 1960s may seem like a great time to have grown up, but that wasn’t necessarily the case for many. Read More

Land swaps pave way for riverside park

Grand Rapids to relocate county parking along Monroe Avenue, per DNR grant terms.

March 2, 2018
Transactions are underway to begin development of a public park along the Grand River, which will be part of the Grand Rapids Whitewater Project, but the deal requires a number of property exchanges among Grand Rapids, Kent County and Michigan State University. Read More

Kent County appoints administrator

January 26, 2018
The Kent County Board of Commissioners has named the new administrator for the county. Read More

Kent County appoints interim administrator

April 27, 2017
Kent County has named a long-time employee to be interim administrator. Read More

Health clinic consolidation decision coming soon

County isn’t buying iPads for commissioners right now.

June 7, 2013
Kent County should know relatively soon whether it can merge the two health department clinics in Wyoming and Kentwood into a single one located in Kentwood, an endeavor the county has been working on since last September. Read More