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Photo Courtesy of Amway
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City of Grand Rapids Embraces New Fourth of July Weekend Festivities

The City of Grand Rapids today announced that Celebration on the Grand and the Fourth of July fireworks are being combined into a two-day event to be held annually the first Friday and Saturday of July.

With the shift, this year’s Celebration on the Grand activities will be held the evening of Friday, July 4. The Amway Family Fireworks event will cap off the event shortly after dusk Saturday, July 5. In addition, admission remains free to both downtown Grand Rapids events.

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flickr, Aurimas Adomavicius
flickr, Aurimas Adomavicius
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Grand Rapids Christmas Tree Recycling Begins January 2

Christmas has come to an end. And, if you had a real Christmas tree this year, it's time for you to figure out how to get rid of it.

Luckily, if you live in the city of Grand Rapids, it is offering free Christmas tree recycling starting Jan. 2, 2014. 

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City Of Grand Rapids
City Of Grand Rapids
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City Of Grand Rapids Urges Residents To Play Board Game

While I'm sure that we'd all like to be a part of the city Planning Committee, it just doesn't work into most people's schedule.

Suzanne Shultz of the Grand Rapids city planning committee has developed a game called "The Quality of LIFE"

City officials are hoping that residents will pick up the game at the city planning department (located at 1120 Monroe Ave. NW), and play it to help them figure out the future of Michigan Ave.

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Photograph Courtest of mLive.com and Photographer Katy Batdorff
Photograph Courtest of mLive.com and Photographer Katy Batdorff
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Hit A Pothole? Get Compensated For It. Thank You Grand Rapids!

mLive.com hit the streets to check out the pothole situation.  This is the time when the temperatures start fluctuating, and the pavement begins to expand and contract, and potholes begin to pop up everywhere!  Here's how you can get compensated if one of those potholes messes up your automobile!  Here's how to report them too...

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My Curbside Christmas Tree. There & Tagged Since December 27th, 2010
My Curbside Christmas Tree. There & Tagged Since December 27th, 2010
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City Of Grand Rapids Drops The Ball Again. How About GR Getting In Compliance First!

Since the City Of Grand Rapids took their good ol' time picking up the curbside Christmas Trees, this is what we get!  I swear! 

So on December 27th I attach the little pink tag to my Christmas Tree, you know the one, the one that the city forces you to buy if you want your Christmas Tree picked up by the sanitation department

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