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Traffic Lanes on Hagadorn Road to Shift This Tuesday for Dangerous Tree Removal

April 23, 2024 - 6:39pm
Motorists are advised of lane shifts to occur Tuesday, April 23 on northbound Hagadorn Road to facilitate the removal of a mature oak tree within the Hagadorn Road right-of-way, north of Roseland Avenue.

Residents Invited to Participate in East Lansing’s No Mow May Again

April 23, 2024 - 4:18pm
For the second year, the East Lansing City Council has approved next month as No Mow May following a joint recommendation from the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board and the Commission on the Environment.

East Lansing Fire Department Responds to Two Separate, Unrelated Apartment Fires

April 23, 2024 - 10:32am
The East Lansing Fire Department is investigating two fires that occurred earlier this week at two different apartment complexes. The fires are not related.

East Lansing Farmers Market to Host Event for Community Members to Meet Local Farmers

April 23, 2024 - 10:31am
The East Lansing Farmers Market (ELFM) will host a meet and greet in collaboration with the Michigan Farmers Market Association and Michigan Food & Farming Systems on Sunday, April 7 from 1-5 p.m. at the East Lansing Hannah Community Center ...

City of East Lansing Invites Community Members to “Dream Play Build” Workshop

April 23, 2024 - 10:31am
The City of East Lansing’s Division of Planning and Zoning will host a meeting titled “Dream Play Build” on Thursday, April 11 from 5:30-7:30 p.m. at the East Lansing Hannah Community Center, 819 Abbot Road.

City of East Lansing to Hold First Annual Canopy Champions Challenge

April 23, 2024 - 10:30am
The City of East Lansing will host its first ever Canopy Champions Challenge, which runs April 1-19. The Department of Public Works and Environmental Services will announce the winner on Arbor Day (Friday, April 26).

East Lansing Public Library to Host Annual Books, Bites and Bids Fundraiser

April 23, 2024 - 10:30am
The East Lansing Public Library (ELPL) will hold its annual Books, Bites and Bids (BBB) fundraising event on Friday, April 12 from 5:30-8 p.m. Community members will enjoy a silent auction, appetizers, beer and wine service and other activities.

Historic District Commission Seeks Applicants to Fill Vacancies

April 23, 2024 - 10:29am
The City of East Lansing is seeking interested applicants to fill vacancies on the Historic District Commission.

Thousands Expected to Participate in Recycle Rama Later This Month

April 23, 2024 - 10:28am
The City of East Lansing is cosponsoring “Recycle Rama,” the region’s largest recycling event, on Saturday, April 20 at the Ingham County Health Department parking lot, 5303 S. Cedar St., Lansing, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

East Lansing Water Recovery Plant Wins Prestigious Environmental Award

April 23, 2024 - 10:28am
The City of East Lansing announced that its Water Resource Recovery Facility (WRRF) was awarded a prestigious environmental award from the Michigan Water Environment Association (MWEA) in January.

City Clerk’s Office Seeks Election Inspectors for May Election

April 23, 2024 - 10:26am
The East Lansing City Clerk’s office is recruiting election inspectors for the upcoming school bond election on Tuesday, May 7.

Deadline for Filing 2023 City of East Lansing Income Tax Returns is April 30

April 23, 2024 - 10:21am
The City of East Lansing reminds taxpayers that the deadline for filing 2023 City income tax returns is Tuesday, April 30, 2024.

Demolition Announced for I-496/US-127 Interchange at Trowbridge Road

April 23, 2024 - 10:20am
The I-496/US-127 interchange at Trowbridge Road will be completely demolished on Monday, April 22 as part of the Michigan Department of Transportation’s (MDOT) effort to rebuild this stretch of freeway from I-96 to I-496.

ELFD Participates in Metro Lansing Area Helicopter Training

April 23, 2024 - 10:20am
The City of East Lansing’s Fire Department participated this week with the Metro Lansing Tower Rescue Team in a helicopter training.

City of East Lansing Statement on Retirement of Finance Director Penny Wright

April 23, 2024 - 10:19am
The City of East Lansing announced today that Finance Director Penny Wright will retire from City employment, effective Friday, April 26.

Izzo Legacy 5K Run/Walk/Roll to Result in Some Street Closures on Saturday

April 23, 2024 - 10:19am
Community members are advised that the Izzo Legacy 5K Run/Walk/Roll will bring thousands of people to the streets of East Lansing on Saturday, April 20. This will result in some lane closures on East Lansing streets from approximately 7 a.m.-noon.

City Seeks Vendors for 2024 Farmers Market Season

April 23, 2024 - 10:16am
The East Lansing Farmers Market (ELFM) has announced its 2024 season, which is scheduled to run June 2-Oct. 27 on Sundays from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in Valley Court Park, 280 Valley Court.

City Seeks Applicants for 2024 East Lansing Emerging Leaders Program

April 23, 2024 - 10:14am
The City of East Lansing is currently accepting applications for its 2024-25 East Lansing Emerging Leaders Program.

East Lansing Fire Department Receives Grant for NARCAN Distribution

April 23, 2024 - 10:13am
The East Lansing Fire Department (ELFD) announced today the details of its plan to locally distribute NARCAN® naloxone nasal spray, a leading opioid overdose treatment.

Civilians and Officer Recognized by East Lansing Police Department

April 23, 2024 - 10:09am
The East Lansing Police Department (ELPD) celebrated the outstanding achievements of its members and community partners at the annual Police Awards Banquet, held on Thursday, Feb. 22, at the East Lansing Hannah Community Center.