As organizers of the downtown New Year's Eve GR Ball Drop prepare for the big event, we want to make sure you're aware of several closures that may impact you if you're near or plan to visit City Hall on Tuesday, Dec. 31.
City Hall Open New Year's Eve
Planned Redevelopment Districts (PRDs) are special zone districts approved by the Planning Commission and City Commission. If changes are needed, an amendment to the approved plan is required. Here’s the process to request an amendment.
We don’t accept online applications for this service.
You can complete the paper application. Click the Paper Form tab of this page for instructions and to download the form. Call or visit our office if you need help applying. You can find our number and address in the Contact Us section of this page. We’re happy to help you fill out an application.
You'll need to submit your plan with:
Meet with the neighbors about the changes. Make sure to keep a Neighborhood Meeting Sign-In Sheet. We'll ask for this in your application. Make sure to include the meeting date, time and location.
We may table your application if you don't hold this meeting.
To complete your application, you'll need the following documents:
The application fees are as follows:
Make your check payable to the City of Grand Rapids.
PRD Amendment Application
Mail, email or drop off your application and documents to us using the information in the Contact Us section of this page.
We'll contact you if we need more information as we review your application.
You can find our number in the Contact Us section of this page. We’ll get you all the information you need to complete your application. We don’t offer applications over the phone, but we’ll make sure you have everything you need to get your application submitted.
Visit us at the address listed in the Contact Us section of this page. We'll provide you with an application and help you complete it. Below is the form if you'd like to print it before you come in
311 or 616.456.3000
300 Monroe Avenue NW,
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
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