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Ingham County Health Department Urges Patrons of East Lansing Bar to Self-Quarantine, Seek Testing
The Ingham County Health Department is urging patrons who visited Harper's Restaurant & Brewpub June 12-20 to self-quarantine for 14 days from the time of their visit and to seek testing due to a rising number of COVID-19 cases linked to the establishment. According to the ICHD, there are currently 107 cases (as of 6/29/20). Ingham County has also issued an emergency order reducing restaurant capacity to 50 percent or no more than 75 people, whichever is less.

Public Meeting Notices for Special Meetings Held Electronically During COVID-19 Crisis
A webpage has been published featuring public meeting notices for special meetings scheduled to be held electronically during the COVID-19 crisis. Special meetings this week:

  • East Lansing Election Commission 
    Monday, June 29 at 10 a.m.
  • East Lansing City Council 
    Tuesday, June 30 at 7 p.m.
  • East Lansing Human Relations Commission
    Wednesday, July 1 at 7 p.m. 
City Manager Issues Statement Regarding the National Conversation on Racial Inequality
East Lansing City Manager George Lahanas has issued a statement regarding the national conversation on racial inequality and his commitment to dismantling the systemic inequalities in City government.

East Lansing City Manager Announces City of East Lansing's First Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Administrator
East Lansing City Manager George Lahanas has announced the selection of Elaine Hardy to serve as the City's first Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Administrator.

Free Two-Hour Parking Continues Through End of June in Downtown East Lansing’s Gated Facilities, Transitions to 30-Minute Grace Period in July
Free, two-hour parking will continue to be offered in downtown East Lansing’s gated parking facilities through the end of June and will transition to a 30-minute grace period in July. Additionally, free parking will be offered on Saturday, July 4.

East Lansing City Clerk Seeks Paid Election Inspectors
East Lansing City Clerk Jennifer Shuster is seeking civic-minded, qualified citizens to serve as paid election workers during the August and November elections.

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During the months of June and July, the majority of regular, in-person public meetings will either be canceled or will be held as special, electronic meetings as needed. View the ELECTRONIC PUBLIC MEETING NOTICES WEBPAGE to view public meeting notices for upcoming electronic and in-person meetings.