Items Tagged with 'Kent County '


Kent mulls childhood millage

Six-year millage would help fund a gap in prevention and early intervention services.

June 22, 2018
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Kent County is considering whether residents will vote on a six-year millage to support early childhood development services. Read More

Kent County sees drop in uninsured rate

Report also shows Grand Rapids had ‘significant job growth’ in health care field

February 2, 2018
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Researchers have found the rate of people without health insurance in Kent County has dropped to 3 percent, and Grand Rapids is outperforming the nation and state in health care job growth. Read More

County to issue property RFP soon

New commission chair makes meeting attendance first issue.

January 25, 2013
Kent County Assistant Administrator Mary Swanson said a request-for-proposals for a trio of adjacent riverfront parcels the county owns will be going out soon. Read More

Land bank makes accounting changes

August 31, 2012
Changes to how the Kent County Land Bank Authority handles and posts its financial data are coming. The board recently contracted that service to Goodlander, Sweet & Rybicki. Read More