Items Tagged with 'McKay Tower'


Financial branch relocating to downtown

December 29, 2017
A local branch of a national financial advisory firm is moving into downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

Downtown retailer comes home

August 7, 2017
A longtime downtown retailer is set to make a return. Read More

Highrise produces Light Up the Dome contest

December 9, 2016
A highrise downtown is inviting the public to design its light-covered dome that colors the city’s skyline. Read More

Change Ups: O-A-K completes iconic building’s ballroom

June 14, 2013
Some 98 years after helping to construct the original structure, Grand Rapids construction management firm Owen-Ames-Kimball marked the completion of the historic McKay Tower’s Ballroom at McKay. Read More

The Ballroom at McKay opens with historic look

May 22, 2013
Mayor George Heartwell took one look and said, “Wow.” Read More

Steadfast Property Holdings renovates McKay Tower into destination

March 6, 2013
When the many renovations at McKay Tower are completed next year, there will be more than just a new ballroom, apartments and elevators. Read More

Children's Leukemia Foundation sets up regional base in downtown Grand Rapids

February 19, 2013
West Michigan residents suffering with leukemia will have a place to turn this spring. Read More

McKay Tower ballroom takes step toward spring completion

November 9, 2012
Steadfast Property Holdings has received approval from the Grand Rapids Planning Commission to convert the former banking lobby on McKay Tower’s second floor into a ballroom. Read More