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Submitted 07-12-2016 under NEWS
Residents and community members in Heartside meeting monthly to reform neighborhood association and address concerns together.
Submitted 07-05-2016 under NEWS
Artists, inventors, scientists, woodworkers, designers and more are invited to apply for Maker Faire Grand Rapids at the Grand Rapids Public Museum by July 22, 2016.
Submitted 06-21-2016 under PLACE-MATTERS
The City of Grand Rapids, Downtown Grand Rapids Inc. and Kent County will host the first public meeting on Tuesday, June 28, 2016 to discuss an effort to re-envision Calder Plaza.
Submitted 06-14-2016 under NONPROFITS
The Grand Rapids Urban Forest Project assessed the canopy cover, tree health, tree planting and community engagement in Grand Rapids at 73 percent.
Submitted 06-07-2016 under NONPROFITS
What started out as a dream for a park with public art turned into a reality on May 21st when Friends of Grand Rapids Parks installed a vibrant mural in Roosevelt Park, an urban green space near the intersection of Clyde Park and Granville Avenue.
Submitted 05-31-2016 under NEWS
Thursday, June 2, 2016 during Uptown's "Eat. Shop. Rock." event, the East Hills Council of Neighbors will reveal infrastructure changes for pedestrian and bicycle safety.
Submitted 05-25-2016 under NONPROFITS
West Michigan is a region known for its philanthropy. How can nonprofits ensure their sustainability as the sector grows and changes?
Submitted 05-20-2016 under NONPROFITS
More than 3,500 students celebrated their involvement in hands-on environmental learning projects this year at the seventh annual Groundswell Student Showcase
Submitted 05-18-2016 under NEWS
Holly Bechiri, former Managing Editor of The Rapidian and Marjorie Steele, an independent consultant and copywriter, combine their backgrounds in writing, fine arts and marketing to form new public relations company, Honest PR + Creative.
Submitted 05-10-2016 under NONPROFITS
Host Katie Gordon speaks with Daria Gosztyla, Urban Forest Project Coordinator at Friends of Grand Rapids Parks, on the important role parks play in community building and sustainability.
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