The East Lansing City Council is the legislative and policy-making body for the City government. Five Councilmembers are elected at-large for overlapping four-year terms. The Mayor and Mayor Pro Tem are appointed by the elected Council. The Council also appoints the City Manager, who is responsible for the day-to-day administration of the City government. They also appoint the City Attorney.
Meeting Coverage (Online and Television)
Gavel-to-gavel coverage of City Council meetings are available online and to Comcast customers on WELG (Ch. 22).
Video recordings of the City Council regular meetings are available online @ www.cityofeastlansing.com/meetings. The meetings are archived online and available via an on-demand playback option. The meetings can be viewed by agenda item and are keyword searchable within 48 hours of the meeting. Two meetings a month are streamed live.
Video recordings of City Council regular meetings are replayed for Comcast customers on WELG (Ch. 22). In addition, a streamed feed of WELG (Ch. 22) is available online @ Ustream.
Campaign Finance Reports To view campaign finance reports, visit the Ingham County Clerk website, select "Public Login" and search by councilmember name to view individual campaign finance reports.