|Grand Rapids. It's In Minnesota's Nature.
For those seeking the ideal balance
of community and wilderness, Grand Rapids offers
services and amenities surrounded by the inspiring
sights and sounds of nature. Perfectly
positioned as a small city surrounded by Minnesota's
nature, you'll discover the nature of the community
reflects and complements the splendor and strength
of the outdoors.
Located in the northeastern
Minnesota, the thriving community of Grand Rapids,
Minnesota serves as a service center and regional
hub of commerce to over 43,000 people daily and
tens of thousands
of visitors annually.
Quality of Life
While the outdoors offers a feast for the senses,
the rich quality of life experiences found here,
inspire, educate, and entertain the region's
residents and visitors.
Itasca Economic Development Corporation and the
Grand Rapids Economic Development Authority work
in tandem to align community resources around sound
development projects that can grow and prosper in
this rich, natural setting. These organizations can
help you find the solid footing you need to start or
expand your business in the Grand Rapids area.
With over 1,200 area lakes and one
million acres of public and industrial forestland,
the Grand Rapids area is a well-know destination for
families, groups and business travelers.
Rapids can connect you with the
dining you need to make
the most of your time away.
The regional business community is
served by the Grand
Rapids Area Chamber of Commerce. The
organization is comprised of over 500 member
businesses that strive to improve the operating
environment for businesses and foster economic
prosperity through networking and education.
Grand Rapids provides infrastructure,
programming, protection, public works, support and
governance to the 13,900 residents of the City of
Jeff Frey, John Connelly, and Explore Minnesota
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