1167 Madison Ave SE
Grand Rapids, MI 49507
All sessions take place from 5 PM - 6 PM. Dinner is served and transportation is offered to City Hall on City Commission nights from LINC Up.
April 30, 2019
5 PM - 6 PM: City of Grand Rapids Values and Goals
Presenter: Mark Washington, City of Grand Rapids Manager
Hear directly from the new City Manager about himself, his values, his hopes and goals for the City of Grand Rapids.
May 14, 2019*
5 PM - 6 PM: Our Children, Our Future
Presenters: The Our Community's Children Team of Lynn Heemstra, Executive Director; Shannon L. Harris, Program Coordinator; Shayla Willis Young, Program Coordinator
Hear about the Office of Our Community's Children, a partnership of the City of Grand Rapids and the Grand Rapids Public Schools. Learn about the programs available to city youth to ensure they are ready for college, work and life!
May 21, 2019*
5 PM- 6 PM: Our Neighborhood Services and Resources
Presenter: Connie Bohatch, Managing Director of Community Development Services
Learn about the services and resources Community Development offers in housing, lead abatement, home loans, code enforcement and in building great neighborhoods.
June 4, 2019*
5 PM - 6 PM: Public Safety
Presenter: David Kiddle, Interim Police Chief
What makes a safe community? What steps have the Police Department taken to address community concerns? Hear directly from the Interim Police Chief.
*City Commission night. Transportation provided from LINC Up to City Hall.