Placemaking

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


Feature Story The Lilley House was moved in July to a spot across from Tanglefoot park.

Saving a landmark brings couple to Spring Lake


Innovation News Bates Place Staff Member Josh Holwerda.

New gardening project promotes community engagement for seniors


Feature Story Ruminate

New nonprofit Ruminate gathers food leaders around the table


Development News MLK QOL study

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


Feature Story Calder

Seeking a quintessentially Grand Rapids summer? Check out these 9 events


Feature Story Baxter

Neighborhoods of GR: Baxter Community Center celebrates 50 years