Monthly Archives August 2017

Inside Grand Rapids’ biggest new apartment construction projects

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – There’s still a lot of concrete to be poured and drywall to be painted, but progress is being made on two of the city’s largest apartment construction projects.

Rockford Construction Co. and Wolverine Building Group handed out hardhats and safety vests to reporters on Wednesday, Aug. 23, so they could show off the progress they are making on projects along Market Avenue SW and in the Midtown Neighborhood along the Medical Mile..

At 234 Market Avenue SW, Rockford Construction is past the halfway point in building an apartment complex that will include 235 rental units, a 300-car parking ramp and ground floor retail space

The property sits just west of a $60 million expansion of Founders Brewing Co...

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Warren Apartments for Rent

Finding Apartments for Rent in Warren, MI

With a population of more than 130,000 people at the time of the 2010 census, Warren is the third-largest city in Michigan and the largest suburb of Detroit, which is located directly to the south. Although Warren is bordered by Detroit, it couldn’t be more different. In most ways, it conforms with what you’d expect to find in any suburban city. It’s split up into four main districts, but each one is relatively similar to the other. Several major roads cross through Warren, and many are dotted with various commercial businesses. In between, there are numerous subdivisions and areas that include clusters of apartment communities. You’re in luck if you’re looking for an apartment in Warren, though...

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Holland Michigan:Everything That You Need to Know

Holland Michigan has so much to offer to so many different demographic of people. It is one of those places that many people do not know about but when people learn about they were to immediately move. They want to immediately move here because this place has so much to offer. It is a great place for families to move to because the schools are really good, there are plenty of family things to do, there things to do outside in different companies and small businesses and restaurants that all cater to families.

Holland Michigan, is not just good for families but it is good for single people to...

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Water levels rising in Great Lakes, effects felt at Holland-area beaches

By Jake.Allen / @hollandsentinel.com / 616-546-4273

The monthly water level average for July 2017 in Lake Michigan was the highest recorded since October 1997.

Deb Thompson’s eight mile runs on the Laketown Beach are getting tougher.

This is because the water level of Lake Michigan is rising and is leaving less beach to run on, Thompson said.

Thompson, a resident of Holland for the past three years, is right. Lake Michigan beaches are shrinking and water levels in the Great Lakes are on the rise.

The monthly water level average for July 2017 in Lake Michigan was the highest recorded since October 1997, according to data from the Great Lakes Environmental Research Laboratory.

The laboratory measures Lake Michigan and Lake Huron as one unit.

Lake Michigan water levels hit a record low of 576...

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