Placemaking

Development News Crazy Vines Winery is located at 37 East Saginaw Road in Sanford.

Crazy Vines Winery to open in Sanford, May 19


Feature Story The antique tractor pavilion at the West Michigan Research Station.

Community foundations partner on small-town development


Feature Story Frank's is Zeeland's oldest restaurant. A partnership with Frank's owner Shane Hammer has created the city's newest eatery.

Partnership with Zeeland's oldest restaurant brings new eatery


Feature Story Frank Kraai, of Holland, poses along the Window on The Waterfront park in Holland, Michigan where a new ice rink will be built after he donated $1 million toward the effort.
Feature Story The city of Zeeland is seeking proposals for an infill project that would include a mixed-use building and passageway.
Feature Story When Grand Haven decided to sell its aging trolleys, the local businesses bought them with ideas for giving them a new way to serve the community.

How a community is finding a new use for transit trolleys


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Feature Story The Secret Sky Barn project in Hume Township

Barns become works of art in Michigan's 'thumb'