Grand Rapids Business Advocacy Nonprofit Receives $450,000 to Improve Economic Development

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Wed January 30, 2013

Grand Rapids Business Advocacy Nonprofit Receives $450,000 to Improve Economic Development

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The nonprofit points to MadCap Coffee Shop in Grand Rapids, as an example of the kind of business development that enhances the idea of how "placemaking" works.
GRAND RAPIDS, MI - A business advocacy nonprofit in Grand Rapids is getting nearly half a million dollars from the state to study and promote new economic development principles like "placemaking" in three West Michigan communities. On Tuesday, Jan.