Business Tools

  1. Business Licenses & Permits

    A number of licenses and permits for required to do business in East Lansing. These applications are processed through the City Clerk's Office.

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  2. Building Permits

    A list of common permit applications for building in the City of East Lansing.

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  3. Construction Permits

    A list of common permit applications for construction work in the City of East Lansing.

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  4. Economic Development Assistance

    In an effort to promote economic growth, the City of East Lansing provides a number of economic development incentives to businesses, offering support based on the nature of private sector investment and anticipated public benefit.

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  5. Research Assistance

    Gain access to websites, databases and online tools that provide business data.

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  6. Responsible Hospitality Council (RHC)

    The East Lansing Responsible Hospitality Council (RHC) was started in 1998 by a group of East Lansing restaurateurs to promote the responsible promotion and service of alcohol to the East Lansing community.

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