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    5G Small Cell Information

    Learn more about 5G small cell installations in the City of East Lansing.
  2. The Crystal Awards: Deadline extended to midnight on Feb. 26!

    Deadline for East Lansing Crystal Awards’ Nominations Extended By One Week

    The deadline for community members to submit nominations for the City of East Lansing’s Crystal Awards has been extended to midnight on Monday, Feb. 26. Read on...
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    Children’s Cultural Concert Series to Be Held Over the Next Three Saturdays

    Community members are invited to attend the East Lansing Parks, Recreation & Arts Department’s Children’s Cultural Concert Series over the next three Saturdays. The events are free and open to all. Read on...
  4. Interior of Moka & Co. coffee shop

    New Yemeni Coffee Shop Moka & Co. Opens in Downtown East Lansing

    The East Lansing Downtown Management Board (DMB) is pleased to welcome Moka & Co. to 565 E. Grand River Ave. A grand opening and ribbon-cutting ceremony will be held on Thursday, Feb. 15 from 4-7 p.m. Read on...
  5. Presidents Day: City office closed. Early Voting Centers Open! Image of George Washington

    Some City Services to be Affected by Presidents Day on Monday, Feb. 19

    Several City of East Lansing offices and facilities will be closed on Monday, Feb. 19 in observance of Presidents Day. Facilities that will be open that day include the East Lansing Hannah Community Center and the City Clerk’s two Early Voting Centers. Read on...
  6. Prime Time Seniors Director Alesha Williams hugging a furry animal and smiling

    East Lansing Prime Time Seniors Program Welcomes Alesha Williams as New Director

    The City of East Lansing is pleased to announce that Alesha Williams has been hired to serve as the new director of the City’s Prime Time Seniors Program. Williams started Monday, Feb. 12. Read on...
  7. Kevin King reads a picture book to a group outdoors

    ELPL to Welcome Kevin King as New Library Director Starting March 4

    The East Lansing Public Library (ELPL) is pleased to announce that Kevin King has been hired by the Board of Trustees to serve as the Library’s next director. King will begin his new role on March 4. Read on...
  8. Early Voting in East Lansing February 17-25, 2024 in green and white below the City logo

    City Clerk Announces Details Regarding State’s Primary Election in February

    The East Lansing City Clerk’s office is sharing details for voters in advance of Michigan’s Presidential Primary Election in February. Read on...
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    East Lansing Fire Department Investigating House Fire on Cresenwood Road

    The East Lansing Fire Department is investigating a structure fire at 1049 Cresenwood Road, which was reported in the early morning hours yesterday. Read on...
  10. No left turn onto Burcham Drive from Lexington Avenue Monday-Friday 8-9 a.m. and 3:30-4:30 p.m.

    No Left Turns from Lexington Avenue onto Burcham Drive Before/After School

    At its meeting on Tuesday, Jan. 9, the East Lansing City Council approved Traffic Control Order (TCO) 493 restricting left turns from Lexington Avenue onto westbound Burcham Drive from 8-9 a.m. and 3:30-4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Read on...
  11. The Crystal Awards

    Nominate Someone Today for the City of East Lansing Crystal Awards

    Nominations are now open for the City of East Lansing’s Crystal Awards. The Crystal Awards program honors those who strive to make the City a more welcoming place to live, work and do business. Read on...
  12. 2024 Winter/Spring Connect carousel image

    2024 Winter/Spring Connect Magazine

    Community members can browse the Connect Magazine to learn about programs, classes and activities being offered by the East Lansing Department of Parks, Recreation and Arts this winter and spring. Read on...
  13. Art images on an outdoor panel

    New Downtown Rotating Art Display Shows Local Artwork from REACH Studio Art Center

    Community members are invited to visit downtown East Lansing to view the latest rotating art display, featuring images in collaboration with REACH Studio Art Center. Read on...
  14. Housing Commission vacancies

    Housing Commission Seeks Applicants to Fill Two Vacancies

    The City of East Lansing is seeking applicants to fill two vacancies on the Housing Commission. One position is to fill an immediate vacancy and the other will begin in January 2024. Read on...
  15. Round Up for Scholarships: Adult, Youth and Family Scholarships are available now!

    Round Up Scholarships Remove Barriers to Participation for Community Members

    The East Lansing Department of Parks, Recreation & Arts (ELPRA) launched Round Up for Scholarships at the end of last year to remove the barriers that prevent community members from fully participating in ELPRA offerings. Read on...