GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) - A revitalization event hopes to draw a large crowd to Grand Rapids Saturday and Sunday.
The event focuses on transforming State Street SE into a vibrant business district.
The event will take place on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. and on Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the 200 and 300 blocks of State Street SE between Jefferson and Madison.
24 Hour News 8's Marc Thompson spoke to the event coordinator, Josh Leffingwell on "Daybreak."
Watch the interview above to find out more about the event.
We get a brief break from the "lake-effect machine" Friday.
A few flurries occurred Thursday night. Lows held in the teens and the wind relaxed to the 5 to 10 mph range, with 20s at the Lake Michigan.
On Thursday, the medical examiner's office said CMU student Kelly Markatos died as a result of the eating disorder bulimia.