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Mayor Rosalynn Bliss tackles racial disparity, affordable housing in first City Address

by (nathanslauer)

Submitted 02-04-2016 under NEWS

Mayor Rosalynn bliss declared that racial disparity in Grand Rapids is “unacceptable” in her first state of the city address. In a speech filled with bold goals, Bliss’ promises to improve racial equity, affordable housing to Grand Rapids residents...

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Mayor Bliss to outline opportunities at first State of the City Address next Tuesday

by (The Rapidian)

Submitted 01-28-2016 under NONPROFITS

On Tuesday, February 2, our new mayor Rosalynn Bliss will present her first State of the City address at the Harris Building (111 South Division Ave). The address, for the first time in Grand Rapids history, will be streamed live at www....

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Youth Council gets up close and personal with Mayor Heartwell

by (crestongr)

Submitted 02-15-2012 under NEWS

By: Akilah F.   Mayor Heartwell met with students of Mayor's Youth Council to get an outside opinion of what they not only thought about the State of the City Address that took place at the Devos Place on Jan. 28, but how as a whole the...

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Mayor Nods to “Rapids on the Grand”

by (Coffee)

Submitted 02-01-2010 under NEWS

Grand Rapids Mayor George Heartwell included recommendations from Green Grand Rapids in his annual State of the City address on Saturday, January 30th.  Among several important, yet ho-hum initiatives listed in the address, such as “manage...

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