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Cast Your Thursday Vote and Win Made In Michigan Products!

Cast Your Thursday Vote and Win Made In Michigan Products!

Join us in celebrating Michigan products with the Made in Michigan Bracket Challenge. Click HERE to download the bracket.

Each day we'll have four matchups, one from each bracket, as we go through some of our great Made in Michigan products.

Cast Your Tuesday Vote and Win Made In Michigan Products!

Cast Your Tuesday Vote and Win Made In Michigan Products!

Join us in celebrating Michigan products with the Made in Michigan Bracket Challenge. Click HERE to download the bracket.

Each day we'll have four matchups, one from each bracket, as we go through some of our great Made in Michigan products.

Celebrate Made In Michigan Products and Cast Your Sunday Vote!

Celebrate Made In Michigan Products and Cast Your Sunday Vote!

Join us in celebrating Michigan products with the Made in Michigan Bracket Challenge. Click HERE to download the bracket.

Each day we'll have four matchups, one from each bracket, as we go through some of our great Made in Michigan products. If you don't know a product, you may want to search the products name in the search bar on the top of the page and check out a past Made in Michigan feature story that aired earlier.

Also, check our WZZM13 Facebook page starting March 25th for ways that you can win some Made in Michigan merchandise.

A new poll will be posted each day.

Community Revitalization Group Eyes Blighted Properties for Demolition

Community Revitalization Group Eyes Blighted Properties for Demolition

Plans for new development may clear out buildings in Grand Rapids West, and a few in Grand Rapids South. More than 40 Grand Rapids buildings are on the potential list to be demolished, including some well known places.

Real estate developer plans $13M apartment project on GR West Riverbank

Real estate developer plans $13M apartment project on GR West Riverbank

A former Ryder Truck maintenance and storage facility on the west riverbank of the Grand River is a prime location for 93 affordable- and market-rate apartments in Grand Rapids.

Woda Group, a multi-family housing developer based in Westerville, OH, received Grand Rapids Planning Commission approval to move forward on GrandView Place on the corner of Front St. NW and Tenth St. NW.

The development will be Enterprise Green Communities certified and could bring 20 waterfront townhouses to the west side, along with another 60 apartments, which will be mostly waterfront, and 13 townhouses along Front St. NW.
 

WMEAC adds staff to grow education and advocacy programs

WMEAC adds staff to grow education and advocacy programs

The success of an ongoing fundraising campaign by the West Michigan Environmental Action Council (WMEAC) is allowing the organization to hire new staff and significantly invest in new educational and advocacy programs designed to protect local freshwater resources.

To lead the expanded programs, WMEAC hired Elaine Sterrett Isely to serve as its Director of Water and LID (Low Impact Development) Programs. 

 

Return Rapids To The Grand River - Jan 24

Return Rapids To The Grand River - Jan 24

The idea of "returning the rapids" to the Grand River is a lot bigger than many had initially imagined. Come out to our next speaker series Jan. 24 to find out what's in store.