Submitted by whitemice on Wed, 12/20/2017 - 07:58
The MobileGR commision has approved its meeting schedule for 2018. All meetings are at 50 Ottawa Ave. NW and occur at 8AM. Dates are:
Submitted by whitemice on Mon, 11/06/2017 - 07:37
October and November (2017) have been active months. A collection of interesting documents have been created or brought into active conversation concerning both housing and mobility.
Submitted by whitemice on Thu, 10/26/2017 - 07:26
The Grand Rapids Planning Commission is hosting a community discussion about possible changes to the zoning code related to Accessory Dwelling Units (aka: ADUs). This conversation is the result of a report of possible policy changes created by the Housing Advisory Committee.
The related documents from Housing Advisory Committee are:
Submitted by whitemice on Sun, 07/23/2017 - 10:11
Submitted by whitemice on Mon, 06/05/2017 - 07:41
Submitted by whitemice on Sat, 05/20/2017 - 14:45
- There will be three upcoming events with mobility integration & promotion: rock the block, GR's first Asian Festival, and Festival of the Arts.
- Of the three - Rock The Block (10K estimated participants), Asian Festival (20K), and Festival (200K) - Rock The Block is the first event not downtown. The guidelines for event sponsorship are Downtown specific if read verbatim, these guidelines need to be revisited after the expanded commission is seated
Submitted by whitemice on Tue, 08/16/2016 - 07:13
The north-east neighborhoods will have a variety of Rummage/Garage sales this weekend, see the list below. The sales line up for a nice 3 mile-tour - a ~12 minute drive or only an hours total walk. All sites are located near the route of the RAPID#15 bus route.
Update 2016-08-17: We also now have a sale in the Creston neighborhood @ 2132 Edgewood Avenue NE (see below).
Update 2016-08-18: Another new sale! This one is in Midtown @ 1036 Fountain St NE (see below).