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Muskegon recalibrates econ dev initiative
News 2 weeks ago
Muskegon recalibrates econ dev initiative

For its 20th anniversary, Muskegon Area First is getting a new staff leader, board and funders. Muskegon Area First is going through a total...

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Closing the digital divide
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Closing the digital divide

More than 360,000 rural homes and 27% of K-12 students lack access to broadband internet. Broadband has become such an integral part of society...

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Neighborhood running beautification crowdfunding campaign
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Neighborhood running beautification crowdfunding campaign

A Grand Rapids neighborhood has launched a crowdfunding campaign. The Creston neighborhood of Grand Rapids is running a campaign that will create...

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Sparta eyes small business incubator
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Sparta eyes small business incubator

A new small business incubator may be coming to downtown Sparta. The Sparta Downtown Development Authority is in early planning and fundraising...

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City aims to lower spending
News 2 months ago
City aims to lower spending

The city of Grand Rapids is in the initial stages of implementing its budget for Fiscal Year 2020, and the spending plan outlines the key...

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Village selling land to medical marijuana industry
News 2 months ago
Village selling land to medical marijuana industry

KALKASKA - A village whose president wants the community to be a pioneer in the medical marijuana industry is planning to sell a portion of its...

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Partners plan dog park downtown
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Partners plan dog park downtown

A civic agency and property management company are collaborating to open an experimental dog park downtown. The pop-up dog park is planned for the...

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City creates economic development department
News 3 months ago
City creates economic development department

A city in the region has created and staffed an economic development department. The city of Muskegon has hired or appointed three area government...

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Furniture exec forecasts positive 2019
News 3 months ago
Furniture exec forecasts positive 2019

Haworth saw 5 percent revenue growth in 2018 and expects another year of cross-segment growth in 2019. Franco Bianchi is president and CEO of the...

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City reports $187M in new private investment
News 4 months ago
City reports $187M in new private investment

The city of Grand Rapids' Economic Development Department on Feb. 12 reported to the city's Economic Development Project Team on the commitments...

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Suburb buying 13-acre property
News 9 months ago
Suburb buying 13-acre property

Suburb buying 13-acre property September 24, 2018 | By Ehren Wynder | Share Text Size: A A Related Articles Marriott brand hotel moving into suburb...

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Allegan breaks ground on riverfront plaza
News 9 months ago
Allegan breaks ground on riverfront plaza

Allegan breaks ground on riverfront plaza September 6, 2018 | By Ehren Wynder | TAGS Abonmarche / Allegan / Apex Construction / Perrigo / Perrigo...

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To keep growing, West Michigan must reduce barriers to opportunity
News 9 months ago
To keep growing, West Michigan must reduce barriers to opportunity

Small Business & Startups Elissa Hillary Elissa Hillary is committed to working at the leading edge of values-based capitalism — building...

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More than $60M pours into downtown Holland
News 9 months ago
More than $60M pours into downtown Holland

More than $60M pours into downtown Holland Vision includes stretching downtown all the way to Lake Macatawa. August 31, 2018 | By Justin Dawes |...

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Manufacturers bank on Cascade Township
News 10 months ago
Manufacturers bank on Cascade Township

Manufacturers bank on Cascade Township ADAC and Paragon D&E spending $26.6 million on expansions, job creation and training. August 3, 2018 | By...

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Developer plans The Leonard in downtown Muskegon
News 11 months ago
Developer plans The Leonard in downtown Muskegon

Developer plans The Leonard in downtown Muskegon July 31, 2018 | By Ehren Wynder | Share Text Size: A A Related Articles Muskegon plans $15M...

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Developer plans business incubator and food plant
News 11 months ago
Developer plans business incubator and food plant

Developer plans business incubator and food plant July 27, 2018 | By Rachel Watson | Share Text Size: A A Related Articles Food recycler develops ...

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Downtown affordable housing project takes next step
News 11 months ago
Downtown affordable housing project takes next step

Downtown affordable housing project takes next step July 18, 2018 | By Justin Dawes | TAGS affordable housing / Belknap Lookout / GVSU / Integrated...

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DDA approves FY2019 budget
News 1 year ago
DDA approves FY2019 budget

DDA approves FY2019 budget In addition to supporting five GR Forward goals, DDA also approved a retail innovation/incubation grant. June 15, 2018 |...

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GM unveils Wyoming plant upgrade
News 1 year ago
GM unveils Wyoming plant upgrade

GM unveils Wyoming plant upgrade Overhaul of $119M brings axle production for full-size trucks back in-house, creating 300 jobs. June 15, 2018 | By...

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