Items Tagged with 'Eric DeLong'


City eyes $586M spending plan

Budget includes funding for parks, streets, racial equity and river restoration

April 27, 2018
The Grand Rapids City Commission will discuss a proposed fiscal spending plan before it is implemented in July. Read More

City plans busy year

Issues on the docket include affordable housing, racial equity, police-community relations, infrastructure.

December 29, 2017
The mayor and city manager of Grand Rapids are looking at 2018 with optimism, hoping to clinch an affordable housing plan and launch or continue several other projects. Read More

City partners with Founders Brewing on biodigester

Three tanks, which will cost between $30 million and $40 million total, are expected to be operational by the end of 2018.

April 21, 2017
The city of Grand Rapids and Founders Brewing Co. announced a new public-private partnership that will result in three new biodigesters that will generate energy for the city. Read More

City readies riverfront land for sale

Commissioners approve $350K for consultant team.

February 26, 2016
After nearly a decade, Grand Rapids officials once again are looking to put about 18 acres at 201 Market Ave. SW up for sale, along with four other city-owned properties, also along the riverfront. Read More

Change Ups: Deputy city manager receives Patriarche Award

October 4, 2013
Grand Rapids deputy city manager Eric DeLong received the 2013 Patriarche Colloquium Award for his decades-long service to Michigan communities. Read More