Support for Your Uptown Business
Hello, Uptown Business Owners!
The Uptown team is here for you.
On this page, you’ll find training resources, frequently asked-for City links, information about/links to our various grant programs, info and access to your page on our business directory, and more.
Starting a New Business in Uptown?
Check out our New Business Resources page.
Owner-Focused Seminars and Workshops
OUR NEXT BUSINESS TRAINING – Watch this space for information about the next business training event!
Uptown provides workshops and seminars to business owners, typically twice a year. Our goals are to foster positive small business growth and provide connections to other community resources.
Have a topic you want to know more about?
Revisit Past Events
Frequently Accessed City Links
The City of Grand Rapids has many available online resources. Here is a collection of our district’s most frequently asked-for links:
Building and Repair-Related Links
Doing Business with the City
Don’t see what you need?
You can always contact the City directly.
Uptown Grant Programs and Other Grant Opportunities
On a competitive basis, Uptown Grand Rapids, Inc. awards financial support through the Uptown CIA for design services and improvements to the façades of commercial buildings as well as public art installations.
This space is reserved for quick access to current additional grant and funding opportunities made known to Uptown Grand Rapids, Inc.
The Spring 2023 Match on Main grant is now live. To submit your project for consideration, complete the Intake Application linked below. Deadline for submittal is February 6, 2023.
Update or Claim Your Uptown Business Directory Listing
If you submitted a directory entry, you can log in to make changes to your directory listing.
If your business information was transferred from our previous site, you can create a login to claim your business for future updates.