Community Development Project Profiles
See how the MEDC and communities have come together to increase private investment, create jobs and make lasting impacts in neighborhoods across the state through these project profiles.
This project redeveloped a former steel fabrication plant and foundry into a vibrant, mixed-use development in the River’s Edge district in downtown Kalamazoo.
The $5.3 million Wabash and Main project reconstructed an entire block of historic downtown Milan, representing approximately 25 percent of the downtown area.
This project redeveloped the J.H. Cronin building, a circa 1870 historic structure, located in the heart of downtown Marshall.
Redevelopment of 215 South Front Street restored the historic, vacant building downtown Marquette, transforming it into a vibrant, multi-story, mixed-use retail and residential space.
The Horizon Building project includes the construction of a new three-story, mixed-use building on a formerly contaminated site.
This project redeveloped a vacant, three-story, historic paper manufacturing building into office space for community health service providers.
The Kingsley Building is an adaptive re-use of a historic storage building and is located in the Eastown neighborhood commercial district.
This project redeveloped the historic Peabody Building, one of the oldest properties in downtown Albion, into vibrant mixed-use space.
This project rehabilitated the vacant second story of a historic building in downtown Zeeland, to create four new residential apartment units.
55 Ionia Partners LLC (The Morton) was a vacant, 13-story building, formerly known as the Morton House Hotel, located in the heart of downtown Grand Rapids.
Grand Rapids’ Harmony Brewing Company LLC and Stocking Street Properties LLC were awarded a performance-based grant to renovate the the former Rauser Sausage factory into the brewing company’s second location.
GL Rentals LLC was awarded a $325,000 performance-based grant to construct a new two-story mixed-use building that will contain first floor office space and three residential units on the second floor in the city of Zeeland.