Townships

  • New interchange corrects traffic hazards at Cascade Road and I-96 in Grand Rapids

    New interchange corrects traffic hazards at Cascade Road and I-96 in Grand Rapids

    December 19, 2016

    By Jason Washler, PE The new Cascade Road Diverging Diamond Interchange is a significant improvement to the transportation network in Grand Rapids Township. This project is a great example of how the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) is using innovation to improve its road system. Congratulations to all stakeholders (planners, designers, builders, local government and MDOT) on a fantastic project! […]

  • $654 million wastewater, stormwater funding bills signed into law

    $654 million wastewater, stormwater funding bills signed into law

    January 7, 2013

    New State of Michigan grants available for asset management programs, planning Lieutenant Governor Brian Calley signed HB 5673 and SBs 1155 through 1158 into law late last week, authorizing an investment of $654,000,000 in grants and loans for wastewater and stormwater infrastructure. MDEQ’s Revolving Loan Section will manage the funds and develop the application process, […]

  • Cooperative grant program reopened

    Cooperative grant program reopened

    July 10, 2012

    Townships can apply for grants from the state’s Economic Vitality Incentive Grant Program, which was reopened after the Legislature approved a supplemental appropriation that included an extra $10 million for the program. The grants aim to provide funding to offset costs for townships, cities, villages and counties interested in service sharing or consolidation and other […]