Items Tagged with 'Mimi Fritz'
Despite twice requesting extensions on $3-million loan from state, market’s CEO and president claims it is ‘financially sustainable.’
Despite having twice requested extensions on its $3-million loan with the state of Michigan, Mimi Fritz of the Grand Rapids Downtown Market said the Grand Action and Downtown Development Authority-backed venture is financially sustainable and doing well. Read More
Changes made to help DDA with bond payment and bring more vendors to the site.
Expect more announcements soon of tenants leasing space in the new Downtown Market because the market’s board and Grand Rapids Downtown Development Authority made two amendments to their ground lease last week. Read More
Economic potential of new urban development could match the arena’s.
A 2010 feasibility study commissioned by the Grand Action Committee concluded that building a year-round, indoor-and-outdoor market focused on locally produced food and goods had the potential of becoming an economic game-changer. Read More