The City of East Lansing periodically conducts community surveys to help City officials gauge the opinions of residents and assist in shaping future City initiatives and priorities. According to the most recent results, 95 percent of registered voters agree that East Lansing is a good place to live and 90 percent of registered voters are satisfied with the overall quality of City services.
The City of East Lansing will be conducting periodic police-community relations surveys to gather community feedback from East Lansing residents regarding the function, operation and fairness of the East Lansing Police Department. The information gathered is intended to help improve department operations and make future decisions regarding policy, training and allocation of resources. Surveys will be re-administered over time to measure changes in resident perceptions.