State officials say an indoor-outdoor farmers market in Saginaw boosts prospects for the city’s economy.
The state this week awarded three-million dollars to the renovation project.
The money will be used to renovate a former newspaper office building into a year-round farmers market in downtown Saginaw. Continue reading
Construction will begin soon on a new year-round farmers market in the City of Harrison.
The Clare County community was awarded nearly three-quarters of a million dollars to build a permanent farmers market. Right now, the market utilizes tents set up in a downtown parking lot. Continue reading
Governor Rick Snyder took direct aim today (Thursday) at a plan hatched by fellow Republicans to divert millions of dollars of economic development funds to roads.
State lawmakers are looking to slash the Michigan Economic Development Corporation’s budget. A state Senate budget subcommittee cut money for a business attraction program run by the agency.