Items Tagged with 'Department of Veterans Affairs'


Street Talk: And not a penny from the millage

Still sharp.

March 27, 2015
Kent County commissioners were at the dedication last week of the new Kent County Veterans Services office, formerly called the Kent County Department of Veterans Affairs. Read More

City to set millage revenue guidelines

County debates whether to go forward with funding proposal for veterans.

September 20, 2013
While Grand Rapids city commissioners have placed a property tax millage request for the park system on the November ballot, Kent County commissioners are debating whether to take similar action next year on behalf of military veterans. Read More

County gets stunning report on veterans assistance

Subcommittee calls for increased spending and millage request.

June 28, 2013
At their regular board meeting Thursday, Kent County commissioners received a long-awaited report from a subcommittee that looked into the current status of veterans in the county, along with two vital recommendations on how they could improve the lives of those who have served, are serving or will serve in the future. Read More