Community Meeting Being Held to Reduce Violence

Posted at 10:07 AM, Apr 11, 2013
and last updated 2013-04-11 10:07:47-04

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – LINC Community Revitalization, Inc. and other members of the STOP IT Initiative will hold a community update meeting on Thursday to unveil strategies and ways to take action to reduce violence in Grand Rapids.

The meeting will be held at 5:30 p.m. at Gerald R. Ford Middle School. It will give attendees the opportunity to learn about how they can get involved and make their communities safer places.

This comes following a spike in violent crime in Grand Rapids in early 2013.