Items Tagged with 'DGRI'


Artist reveals 'Rainbow Road' street mural downtown

July 2, 2019
A rainbow of colors now covers a street in downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

DDA backs mural downtown

May 15, 2019
A Polish artist is leaving her mark on downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

Calder Plaza is adding a parklet

May 13, 2019
More parklets are popping up around downtown, and a new concept is coming to Calder Plaza. Read More

Paintings of 'Rad American Women' are coming downtown

March 8, 2019
Portraits of female leaders will soon start popping up downtown. Read More

Pioneer wins bid for Calder Plaza redesign

Tentative plans include southeast edge planting improvements, a great pavilion with a stage, a café building.

January 18, 2019
Grand Rapids has brought in Pioneer Construction to manage the redesign of Calder Plaza’s southeast edge, also known as phase one of the city’s master plan. Read More

Partners plan restaurant and bar downtown

November 15, 2018
A group of partners are planning to open a new restaurant and bar in downtown Grand Rapids. Read More

DDA approves FY2019 budget

In addition to supporting five GR Forward goals, DDA also approved a retail innovation/incubation grant.

June 15, 2018
The Grand Rapids Downtown Development Authority has hit the final step in the 2019 budget approval process. Read More

Downtown Grand Rapids Inc. hires leader for urban planning and design

June 11, 2018
A local architect is leaving the private sector to become managing director of planning and design for Downtown Grand Rapids Inc. Read More

Downtown civic agency names lineup for outdoor summer movies

May 16, 2018
The lineup for Movies on Monroe, formerly Movies in the Park, has been announced. Read More

Food truck rally rolling into downtown

May 15, 2018
A food truck rally is being held downtown this weekend. Read More