Oxford/Grandville/Godfrey Connections

This plan looks at making nonmotorized connections between the Oxford Trail and surrounding neighborhoods. This project was part of the Michigan Department of Heath and Human Services Active Transportation Initiative (CDC 1422 Grant).

Client

Michigan Department of Health and Human Services
P.O Box 30037
Lansing, MI 48909

Jan de la Torre, Project Mgr.
517-373-3301

Jill Myer, Project Supervisor
Kent County Health Department
616-632-7272

Date: 2015 – 2018

Our Task

This plan looks at how to capitalize on the Godfrey Hollow Development by:

  • rehabilitating existing public stairways between Godfrey Avenue and Grandville Avenue
  • coordinating pathway connections with future development in Clemente Park
  • existing Oxford trail to the south along the abandoned rail corridor to Roosevelt Park/Grandville Ave
  • Complete Street improvements on Grandville Avenue and Godfrey Avenue