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Displaying items tagged: US Environmental Protection Agency

Friday, 23 October 2020 11:45

Grand Rapids awarded $5.1M in federal funding to replace lead water service lines

GRAND RAPIDS — Officials from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced in Grand Rapids Friday morning that nearly $40 million in new funding from the Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation Act will be issued to communities across the country.

Thursday, 11 June 2020 14:27

Metro Grand Rapids long-term transportation plan accepted by federal agencies

GRAND RAPIDS — A regional plan outlining multimodal transportation projects and funding priorities for the next 25 years in Kent and eastern Ottawa County has been accepted by federal agencies — a necessary step for the region to get federal transportation funding.

Published in Economic Development
Thursday, 28 May 2020 11:28

Nessel joins lawsuit challenging Trump administration fuel economy rollback

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel has joined 22 other states in challenging the Trump administration’s rollback of Obama-era automobile fuel economy standards.

Published in Economic Development

Thursday, 07 May 2020 05:07

Federal grants bring $1.7M to West Michigan brownfield sites

Calhoun County has received $1.1 million from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to support brownfield redevelopment projects in Battle Creek and Albion.

Sunday, 15 March 2020 19:15

High-end upcycling breathes new life into industrial machines

Hudsonville-based Banyan Tree Fabworks is turning distinctive historical machinery into statement-furniture. 

Published in Manufacturing
Sunday, 03 November 2019 11:18

Developer scraps plans for large-scale marijuana growing facility in Muskegon County

DALTON TOWNSHIP — The would-be creators of a large agricultural and industrial complex for growing cannabis have decided not to purchase long-vacant property at the North Muskegon Business Park.


Sunday, 01 May 2016 12:06

Manufacturers remain bullish on EVs despite flight to trucks and SUVs

Automakers have witnessed a resurgence in interest for trucks and SUVs as gasoline prices continue to hover around $2 per gallon in many areas of the country. 

Published in Manufacturing