GRAND RAPIDS (WZZM) - Grand Rapids oldest neighborhood is receiving national recogntion this morning.

The American Planning Association is designating Heritage Hillas one of 10 great neighborhoods for 2012 under the organizations "Great Places in America" program.

Heritage Hill was chosen for its architectual styles, community engagement, rental and ownership options, and the neighborhood's character.

The APA began its Great Places in America program in 2007.