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Street Talk: Let’s talk streets

Travel team.

May 10, 2019
’Tis the season for detours and weaving in and out of orange cones. But while Grand Rapids motorists are grappling with new ways to add five or 10 minutes to their commute, the new construction actually is the latest installment of a long-term plan. Read More

Tariff tensions escalate

MDARD working behind the scenes to fortify trade relationship between state and China.

September 21, 2018
The tariff war between the United States and China has been rapidly intensifying, but Michigan is trying to help with the strained relationship. Read More

Farmers want Canada in trade agreement

Replacement for NAFTA does not include neighbors to the north.

September 7, 2018
Although there is a level of uncertainty for a concrete U.S., Mexico and Canada trade agreement, there might be good news for two industries. Read More

Michigan farmers feel trade war fallout

Local grower says President Trump’s aid package will be too little, too late.

August 3, 2018
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) Michigan farmers are enduring the effects of the trade war between China and the United States. Read More

Street Talk: Trade war casualties

Bing out.

July 13, 2018
As U.S. job cuts rise year over year, one firm is looking in the direction of the White House. Read More

Street Talk: Tariffs offset tax gains

Go with the flow.

April 20, 2018
West Michigan’s two largest furniture manufacturers are keeping an eye on the impact of steel tariffs on their bottom line. Read More

Tariff plan needs amendment to allow for advance planning

March 16, 2018
Business Journal reporting on the impact of President Donald Trump’s proposed steel and aluminum tariffs shows even the suggestion of such a policy shift already had pushed prices by 8 percent. Read More

New study highlights impact of immigrants

Organization estimates Michigan’s economy would take $389M hit if Dreamers are relocated.

February 9, 2018
Amid contentious congressional debate about immigration policy, including the future of the Dreamers program, a new report sheds light on one important aspect of the controversy surrounding immigration — its impact on the U.S. economy. Read More

Street Talk: It’s all in the ask

Thoughts for food.

October 13, 2017
Are Michigan’s voting-age residents in favor of tax cuts as proposals make their way through the state and the nation’s capitals? Read More

Letter: Paris Agreement withdrawal draws concerns

June 9, 2017
As an architect, one of my key goals is designing sustainable buildings for current and future generations who will live and work in the structures I’ve created. Read More