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Community Updates: Friday, May 13

Submitted 05-13-2022 under NEWS

Grand Rapids City Commission meeting interrupted by protestors; Grand Rapids City Planning Commission hears development applications; and more

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"No More Stolen Sisters": A March to Remember Those Lost to Violence

Submitted 05-10-2022 under NEWS

On May 5, 2022, people took to the streets of Grand Rapids, Michigan to honor loved ones lost to violence and to raise awareness for the Missing and Murdered Indigenous People crisis in the United States

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Community Updates: Friday, May 6

Submitted 05-06-2022 under NEWS

GR City Manager presents the proposed FY2023 Preliminary Fiscal Plan to the City Commission; GRPD asks the public for information regarding a shooting; and more

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Community Updates: Friday, April 29

Submitted 04-29-2022 under NEWS

Michigan State Police passes its investigation into the death of Patrick Lyoya to Kent County Prosecutor Chris Becker; the return of the Grand Rapids Sister Cities International annual gala; and more

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GRPD Names the Officer Responsible for the Death of Patrick Lyoya

Submitted 04-28-2022 under NEWS

GRPD releases the name of the officer who shot and killed Patrick Lyoya; the community demands impartiality and accountability

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Community Updates: Friday, April 22

Submitted 04-22-2022 under NEWS

The results of an independent autopsy in the Patrick Lyoya case are released; The Grand Rapids Public Museum announces its annual collections & cocktails fundraiser; and more

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Community Updates: Friday, April 15

Submitted 04-15-2022 under NEWS

Protestors gather in downtown Grand Rapids after video footage of Patrick Lyoya's death is released to the public; and more

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A Family in Mourning: The Community's Response to the Death of Patrick Lyoya

Submitted 04-12-2022 under NEWS

In the wake of the shooting of Patrick Lyoya by a GRPD officer, the community rallies for justice

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Community Updates: Friday, Apr. 8

Submitted 04-08-2022 under NEWS

Michigan State Police conduct an investigation into a shooting involving a GRPD officer; the Grand Rapids Public Museum announces a new original exhibition; and more

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Community Updates: Friday, Apr. 1

Submitted 04-01-2022 under NEWS

More funds for infrastructure are coming to Grand Rapids; PBGR asks for ideas on how to improve local neighborhoods; new residents and exhibits at John Ball Zoo; and more

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