Travel & Tourism

Recreation, travel, transportation and lodging


$140 million hotel would tip scales

Community leaders stress another convention-style hotel downtown would help GR compete for bigger conventions.

January 18, 2019
(Watch for this story Monday morning on WZZM TV 13) An underutilized section of the DeVos Place building may be the future home to a 26-story, 400-room hotel that could cost upward of $140 million. Read More

Grand Rapids bus stops getting $1.5M makeover

January 18, 2019
Grand Rapids is rolling out all the stops for public transit users. Read More

Airline forming $42M base at Ford airport

January 15, 2019
An airline is establishing a $42.8-million base at Gerald R. Ford International Airport and creating 66 jobs in the process. Read More

Ford airport lands two new destinations

January 15, 2019
Gerald R. Ford International Airport is adding two more domestic destinations for travelers. Read More

CAA taking steps on $180M hotel and amphitheater projects

January 11, 2019
The Grand Rapids-Kent County Convention/Arena Authority is continuing to explore two major projects totaling an estimated $180 million. Read More

Remodeling expo coming downtown

January 10, 2019
There’s nothing like getting an early start on spring — or at least thinking about it. Read More

Golf club tees up year-round simulators

January 4, 2019
A golf club in the area has turned on its collection of golf simulators for year-round play in a controlled climate. Read More

Code violations close music venue

January 2, 2019
A local music venue is closed. Read More

Ford airport breaks annual record

December 31, 2018
Gerald R. Ford International Airport has served a record number of passengers this year. Read More

West Michigan Sports Commission elects board officers and members

December 31, 2018
The West Michigan Sports Commission will begin the new year with some new faces. Read More