The Michigan Economic Development Corp. Wednesday announced that the Michigan Strategic Fund has approved a $750,000 Michigan Community Revitalization Program incentive for the redevelopment of the Garden Theater in Detroit that will generate up to $12.3 million in new private investment, adding up to 84 new full time jobs.
Michigan Technological University is one of several state universities and economic development agencies that will receive a combined $6.63 million in three different initiatives from the State of Michigan.
The Jackson County Conservation District will receive a $39,403 grant from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality to conduct monitoring of E. coli, dissolved oxygen and suspended solids in the upper reaches of the Grand River.
Children with autism often have a difficult time being properly diagnosed or receiving therapy. Those problems are compounded for disadvantaged families or families living in rural areas. The Autism Collaborative Center at Eastern Michigan University soon will be able to bridge that gap thanks to a $500,000 state grant that will allow the staff to use the latest technology — a live video stream — to evaluate and treat clients.
Midland’s Dow Chemical Co. and Lansing’s Astraeus Wind Energy Inc., along with MAG Automation Systems, are partners in a new project to advance the wind energy. With funding from the state of Michigan, the companies […]