VP Pence may be in Grandville on July 4

Vice President Mike Pence
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence speaks as his wife Karen Pence listens during a dinner with soldiers and family members after Easter Sunday church services at a military base in Seoul, South Korea, Sunday, April 16, 2017. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Vice President Mike Pence may be making a Fourth of July stop in West Michigan.

Grandville City Manager Ken Krombeen confirmed to 24 Hour News 8 that the city is preparing to host the vice president on Independence Day, including beefing up police presence and security.

However, there has been no official word from the White House and Pence’s schedule is not posted publicly this far in advance.

It is also not known if Pence will take part in any public events or speeches. The city hosts a parade and other Independence Day activities.

The Gerald R. Ford International Airport confirms Vice President Pence is tentatively scheduled to land there Tuesday. They are still awaiting final confirmation.

24 Hour News 8 has reached out to the White House to learn more.