Market Wagon Opens Local Food Delivery Servicing the Greater Central Michigan Area

Market Wagon today announced the launch of its online farmers market and delivery service in the Central Michigan area. Consumers now have more ways to order from their favorite local farms and artisanal food vendors. Market Wagon LLC, a startup company focused on helping farmers get their products to local consumers, says that it’s newest […]

63 Shiawassee County Businesses Awarded Almost $840,000 from the Michigan Small Business Restart Program

The Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) has announced that 63 small businesses and nonprofits in Shiawassee County were awarded grants totaling almost $840,000 through the Michigan Small Business Restart Program. The grantees were among more than 11,300 organizations statewide that received funding.63 Shiawassee County companies will be getting a total of $838,293.30. The recipients represent […]

‘Placemaking Mini-Grants’ to help transform communities

Projects in Corunna and Laingsburg are among the 15 communities of the I-69 Thumb Region awarded $2,000 each from the state’s Placemaking Mini-Grant Program. The program, funded with financial support from the Michigan Economic Development Corp. and administered by the I-69 Thumb Region partners, was established to help communities implement small impactful projects that encourage […]

Shiawassee County Selects Rowe Professional Services Company to Perform Planning Work Funded through Michigan Site Readiness Improvement Grant

Shiawassee County has contracted with Rowe Professional Services Company for planning services to be conducted on an industrial site located in Vernon Township. The parcel, which is home to the Great Lakes Family of Companies at 7505 M-71 is targeted for additional development. This work will address site layout, utility, and ingress/egress issues for future […]