New plan for downtown apartments

7.31.14:  Arena Place to house apartments, offices, and retail space


A groundbreaking ceremony took place Wednesday  for a new 11-story building in downtown Grand Rapids’ Arena South District.  The building is located at 55 Ottawa and is just behind the VanAndel Arena.


Plans for the building will include:  offices, apartment space, parking, a restaurant, and retail space.


The Arena Place is scheduled to be finished during the winter of 2015.