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COVID-19 Vaccine

The vaccine is the way to beat this virus, save lives and restore our economy. Vaccine appointments are now easier than ever to schedule.

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ARPA Act fund

Information about the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA)

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Strategic Plan Performance Dashboard

See progress updates toward achieving the priorities and goals of the County's Strategic Plan.

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Long-term credit ratings in 2020, marking the 22nd consecutive year of this distinction.

- Standard & Poors Global and Moody’s Investor Services


Ranked 1st metro area to raise a family out of 100 largest metros.

- Forbes


Ranked 3rd in 2016, Leading Locations Report.

- Area Development Magazine


Ranked 2nd best large city to start a business.

- Wallethub.com

A Great Place to Work

Work where diversity, equity, and inclusion matter.
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A Great Place for Business

The Right Place, Inc. works closely with us to help businesses thrive and prosper in Kent County.

A Great Place to Play

Experience Grand Rapids promotes Kent County as a premier convention & visitor destination.