Welcome to the West Grand Neighborhood Organization (WGNO) official website.  This site is designed to help connect residents and businesses alike with an array of helpful information related to the West Grand neighborhood, including links pertaining to membership, events, our organization’s programs, businesses within the area, community and civic information, and our staff and contact information.

WGNO is only as strong as its membership and neighborhood participation. Membership information is available by clicking on the “Join” tab on top of this Web page.  Residents, business owners and non-profit groups alike are encouraged to join the organization and give themselves active voices in the neighborhood’s current and future direction.

We encourage you to bookmark this site, visit it often, and contact us with any suggestions for it.






  • The Downtown and River Action Plan Did you know that the Grand River is the longest river in Michigan and is approximately 252 miles long?The Grand River runs from Hillsdale County to Lake Michigan at ...
    Posted Dec 5, 2014, 4:08 PM by mail @westgrand.org
  • Newer Changes to our site: Added Recently:New posts about events and parking restrictions. Please take a look at the Latest News section here: Latest NewsWe have updated the WGNO Business Directory to include ...
    Posted Nov 15, 2014, 2:17 PM by mail @westgrand.org
  • Grand Rapids Public Schools Turkey Trot - 5k Runners, walkers start Thanksgiving with the annual Turkey Trot! When: Thursday, November 27, 2014 – Grand Rapids Public Schools TURKEY TROT presented by Blue Care Network of Michigan that will feature ...
    Posted Nov 15, 2014, 8:16 AM by mail @westgrand.org
  • GR Forward Series of Meetings Lend your voice to help create a vision for Downtown and to re-imagine the River Corridor. Please join your neighbors at three meetings in your area! Your voice is ...
    Posted Nov 15, 2014, 4:29 AM by mail @westgrand.org
  • Winter Parking Restrictions It is that time of year again and we have updated information on winter parking restrictions due to questions asked of us. We have gotten a response from traffic and ...
    Posted Nov 14, 2014, 8:05 AM by mail @westgrand.org
  • Why Even/Odd Parking and Keeping Sidewalks/Fire Hydrants Clear is Very Important As winter approaches as neighbors in an old city neighborhood, we are all to aware of how parking/travel in the winter can be difficult. In this post we will ...
    Posted Oct 28, 2014, 12:53 PM by mail @westgrand.org
  • WGNO Neighborhood Watch Block Captain Training Class So we can get a head count for refreshments please RSVP by November 5th by contacting us the following ways: To RSVP by phone please call 451-0150 or t ...
    Posted Oct 28, 2014, 5:39 PM by mail @westgrand.org
  • City View Church Trunk-Or-Treat City View Church is hosting their Trunk-Or-Treat this year!Feel free to join in the fun and decorate your cars and dress up if you want to hand ...
    Posted Oct 28, 2014, 7:25 AM by mail @westgrand.org
  • Calendar Events We continually strive to update our website calendar for community events if we get word of something upcoming. Usually our Facebook page is the most updated for events as we ...
    Posted Oct 7, 2014, 7:29 AM by mail @westgrand.org
  • Website and Other Changes Forthcoming! Hello West Grand Neighbors!Even though you cannot see it yet we are working on many things for our website and other endeavors. Slowly we have been adding new things ...
    Posted Aug 5, 2014, 11:51 AM by mail @westgrand.org
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