Parks

Feature Story Birdhouse by Richard App

When a birdhouse becomes a work of art: Friends of GR Parks fundraiser supports local green spaces


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Take a hike: Ten favorite West Michigan trails to explore this season


Feature Story Rules for park visitors are always spelled out on display boards. But the coronavirus crisis necessitated the creation of additional regulations.

COVID-19 etiquette for park visits


Feature Story A renovation is planned for Tanglefoot Park

Spring Lake park renovation to create community hub


Development News Organic parks

Kids, pets, and pollinators play it safe at Grand Rapids’ organic parks


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Plaster Creek Park “Sneak Peek”: Key City collaborations connect children to nature


Development News MLK QOL study

MLK Park Neighborhood Quality of Life Study: Celebration announces action steps


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New watercraft launch at Riverside Park confirms City's commitment to equity and access


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Rapid Glance: October news bits from the City of Grand Rapids


Feature Story midtown

My heart's in Midtown: A Neighborhoods of GR essay


Development News DNsigsbee

GRPS Launches Rebuild Sigsbee Park Crowdfunding Campaign


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Blandford Nature Center celebrates Earth Day with grand opening of new visitor venue