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MSU Grand Rapids Research Center!

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The next phase of MSU’s Grand Rapids Research and Innovation Park moves forward! In September of 2017 a six-story, 162,800-square-foot facility opened its doors in Grand Rapids, Michigan. This new research center located at the corner of Michigan Street and Monroe Avenue in downtown Grand Rapids is known as the MSU Grand Rapids Research Center. […]

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An interview with our intern Brendan!

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What major are you studying at Wayne State and what year are you in? “I am double majoring in planning with a focus on urban studies and physics. I will be entering my senior year this fall.” How did you first learn about Rich & Associates and what interested you most about joining our company? […]

Industry News

Fall Industry News!

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Here’s what’s currently happening in the parking industry! Passport, the global leader in mobility solutions has announced a $5M investment to expand their Platform – This platform will help connect multiple modes of transportation and payments, and provide a way for cities to understand, manage, and collaborate with an increasingly complex ecosystem of mobility services. […]

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Looking back to the 1990s!

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As we continue to reflect back on significant decades from our first 55 years, this month we are taking a look at some of our most influential projects from the 1990s! During the 1990s we had the pleasure of working with a number of large university campuses and a major airport! The University of Virginia […]

History of Parking

And They’re Off!

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And They’re Off! As many of you know this Saturday, May 5th is the 144th annual Kentucky Derby! In honor of this historical event, we’ve decided to look at some facts about the race, the way horses were originally used as a mode of transportation, when transportation evolved from a horse to a vehicle and […]

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On The Road Again!

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On The Road Again! The Rich & Associates Planning Team is hitting the road this summer! With stops in Detroit and Saline MI., Arlington Heights IL., Coeur D’Alene ID., and Benson, NC., we’re sure to be traveling to an area near you! Our planning team continues to provide parking planning, needs assessments and long-term strategic […]

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The 11 Mile Rd. Garage is Underway!

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Design is nearly complete and construction will soon begin on the 11 Mile Road Parking Garage in downtown Royal Oak! This new parking garage is being built by the City of Royal Oak to support the Royal Oak City Center (ROCC) Development plan. The ROCC plan includes a new 130,000 square foot office building, a […]

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The Bee’s Knees!

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In honor of Earth Day this month, we sat down with our own Sally Rich to learn more about life as a beekeeper on her organic, Eco-friendly farm here in Michigan! What most people don’t know about Sally is that when she isn’t at Rich & Associates, she is taking care of her 18-acre farm […]

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National Puppy Day!

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March 23rd is National Puppy Day! Colleen Paige founded National Puppy Day in 2006 in the hopes of improving the lives of puppies everywhere by encouraging adoption and celebrating the unconditional love that puppies bring into our lives! Here at R&A we consider dogs to be puppies at any age! To bring awareness to the […]

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The Garage at 2nd & Center is now open!

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This new structure was built to replace the open parking lot at 2nd & Center Street in Downtown Royal Oak, MI. Rich & Associates worked alongside the City of Royal Oak providing parking consulting, architectural and engineering design services. The 2nd & Center Street Garage was successfully completed in January of 2018 and features 521 […]