Reimagining Calder Plaza

Calder Plaza has the icon. Let's create the iconic public place.


Opening the Food Truck Market

An initiative to support culinary entrepreneurship and cultivate an even stronger local food scene.


Growing the Urban Tree Canopy

The goal is double the number of trees in Downtown by 2025.


GR Forward

The 10-Year Waterfront City Building Strategy was Approved December 2015.

Movies in the Park

The premier outdoor movie experience in Grand Rapids.

Downtown Ambassadors

Our hospitality team is always ready with a helping hand for visitors, workers and residents.

Pop-Up Performers

Delivering spontaneous arts and cultural experiences around Downtown.

Walk Your City

Getting around Downtown by foot is easy. Sometimes all you need is a little direction.

The Grand Strategy

An initiative to build our community's resilience to floods and establish the Grand River as a distinct economic, ecological and social asset.

DGRI Website Reboot

Websites, like cities, are never "done." We're continually listening and investing in ways to make our web platform better. Please send us your feedback and ideas.