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Posted on: February 28, 2022

Yard Waste Collection

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Learn more about the City of East Lansing's yard waste collection program, including spring no-fee collection dates. 

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Posted on: April 1, 2022

Preliminary Fiscal Year 2023 Budget Review

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The East Lansing City Council will hold several budget work sessions to review the City of East Lansing's preliminary Fiscal Year 2023 budget prior to adoption. Public hearings will also be held.

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Posted on: March 3, 2022

East Lansing Road Construction Updates

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Keep up-to-date on current and upcoming road and infrastructure improvement projects in the City of East Lansing. 

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Posted on: February 18, 2022

East Lansing City Clerk's Office Seeks Election Inspectors

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The East Lansing City Clerk's office is seeking civic-minded, qualified citizens to serve as paid election inspectors during the upcoming Aug. 2 and Nov. 8 elections.

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Posted on: October 15, 2021

Basement Flooding & Sewer Backup Information

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Find resources and information related to basement flooding and sewer backups.

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

COVID-19 Resources & Updates from the City of East Lansing

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Find links to COVID-19 resources and updates from the City of East Lansing.

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Posted on: August 10, 2020

COVID-19 Financial Assistance for Residents

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There are several financial assistance programs available to income eligible residents during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.

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Posted on: May 17, 2022

59th Annual East Lansing Art Festival is this Weekend in Downtown East Lansing

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — The 59th Annual East Lansing Art Festival (ELAF) will bring more than 170 artists and thousands of visitors to downtown East Lansing this weekend, May 21-22, 2022. The festival will take place from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. on Saturday, May 21 ...

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Posted on: May 17, 2022

Motorists Advised of Upcoming Albert Avenue Closure

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Motorists are advised that Albert Avenue, between Charles Street and M.A.C. Avenue, will be closed May 23-25.The closure will be in place each day from approximately 8 a.m.-5 p.m. to accommodate the installation of two bann...

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Posted on: May 16, 2022

ELPD Releases Interior Meijer Video Footage from April 25 Officer-Involved Shooting

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Today, the East Lansing Police Department (ELPD) released all interior video footage obtained from the Meijer store related to the April 25 officer-involved shooting at 1350 W. Lake Lansing Road in East Lansing.“T...

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Posted on: May 16, 2022

City of East Lansing to Host Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for Patriarche Park Improvement Project

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — The City of East Lansing will be hosting a ribbon-cutting ceremony to commemorate the completion of an improvement project at Patriarche Park on Monday, May 23 at 11 a.m. Patriarche Park is located at 960 Alton Road.The Pat...

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Posted on: May 10, 2022

Artist Ndubisi Okoye to Begin Painting Mural Honoring Dr. Robert L. Green in Downtown East Lansing

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EAST LANSING, Mich. —Artist and multidisciplinary creative Ndubisi Okoye will begin painting “First Class,” a mural honoring the legacy of legendary civil rights leader Dr. Robert L. Green, in downtown East Lansing next week. 

Okoye is a Michigan-...

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Posted on: May 10, 2022

Third Installment of “Life is a Groovy Opportunity” Mural Underway in Downtown East Lansing

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — The third installment of the “Life is a Groovy Opportunity” mural project is currently being painted on the north-facing wall of the Division Street Garage in downtown East Lansing. 

This multi-year mural project began in 201...

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Posted on: May 9, 2022

City of East Lansing to Host Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony for White Park Trail Extension Project

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — The City of East Lansing will be hosting a ribbon-cutting ceremony to commemorate the completion of the White Park Trail Extension Project on Monday, May 16 at 11 a.m. at Albert A. White Memorial Park, 3283 E. Lake Lansing Road.The W...

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Posted on: May 6, 2022

Albert EL Fresco Grand Reopening to Take Place Thursday, May 12

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — Community members are reminded that the grand reopening of the Albert EL Fresco pedestrian-friendly area will take place on Thursday, May 12, beginning at 4 p.m. in the heart of downtown East Lansing.The Albert EL Fresco area will be...

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Posted on: May 5, 2022

City of East Lansing, ELPD Release Video from April 25 Officer-Involved Shooting

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EAST LANSING, Mich. —  During a press conference on Thursday, May 5, the East Lansing Police Department (ELPD) released video footage from an officer-involved shooting that took place on Monday, April 25 at the Meijer store at 1350 W. L...

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Posted on: May 5, 2022

City, ELPD to Release Video Footage from April 25 Officer-Involved Shooting

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — The City of East Lansing and East Lansing Police Department (ELPD) will be holding a press conference to release video footage from the April 25 officer-involved shooting on Thursday, May 5 at 1:30 p.m. in the East ...

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Posted on: May 3, 2022

DMB Welcomes More Than Vintage to Downtown East Lansing

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — The East Lansing Downtown Management Board (DMB) is pleased to welcome More Than Vintage (MTV) to downtown East Lansing.This new downtown East Lansing business, located at 108 Division St., is owned and operated by Michigan...

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Posted on: April 29, 2022

54B District Court to Offer Parking Fee Reduction Program this May

EAST LANSING, Mich. — The East Lansing 54B District Court, 101 Linden Street, will be offering a Parking Fee Reduction Program throughout the month of May.The Parking Fee Reduction Program provides vehicle owners with unpaid parking tickets an o...

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Posted on: April 28, 2022

East Lansing Independent Police Oversight Commission to Hold Special Meeting Tonight

EAST LANSING, Mich. — The East Lansing Independent Police Oversight Commission (ELIPOC) will be holding a special meeting tonight, April 28 to hear a briefing from East Lansing Police Chief Kim Johnson on an officer-involved shooting that occurr...

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Posted on: April 28, 2022

All-of-us Express Children’s Theatre to Bring “The Little Mermaid” to the Stage

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — All-of-us Express Children’s Theatre (AECT) is excited to bring “The Little Mermaid” to the East Lansing Hannah Community Center (ELHCC) stage, 819 Abbot Road, April 29-May1 and May 6-8.Friday shows will take place at 7 p.m. and Satu...

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Posted on: April 25, 2022

ELPD Statement on Officer-Involved Shooting at 1350 W. Lake Lansing Road

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — At approximately 6:36 p.m. on Monday, April 25, officers with the East Lansing Police Department (ELPD) were dispatched to the Meijer store at 1350 W. Lake Lansing Road in East Lansing in response to a weapons complaint.The caller in...

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Posted on: April 21, 2022

K-12 Art Show to be Featured in Downtown East Lansing Businesses from April 23-June 4

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — Students and teachers from area East Lansing Schools, in partnership with the East Lansing Downtown Development Authority (DDA), are bringing a K-12 Art Show to participating downtown East Lansing businesses beginning Saturday, April...

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Posted on: April 19, 2022

Deadline for Filing 2021 City of East Lansing Income Tax Returns is May 2

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — The deadline for filing 2021 City of East Lansing income tax returns is May 2, 2022.This deadline applies to all residents and non-resident individuals along with any calendar year businesses. All businesses operating within the City...

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Posted on: April 18, 2022

59th Annual East Lansing Art Festival to Take Place May 21-22 in Downtown East Lansing

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — The 59th Annual East Lansing Art Festival (ELAF) will bring 174 artists and thousands of visitors to downtown East Lansing on the weekend of May 21-22, 2022. The festival will take place from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. on Saturday, May 21 and 10...

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Posted on: April 15, 2022

Mental Health Awareness Murals Installed in Downtown East Lansing

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — A series of mental health awareness murals were installed last week in downtown East Lansing, brought to the community by the Associated Students of Michigan State University’s (ASMSU) Mental Health Awareness Init...

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Posted on: April 15, 2022

Izzo Legacy Run/Walk/Roll Street Closures

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Community members are advised that the Izzo Legacy Run/Walk/Roll will take place this Saturday, April 16, beginning at 9 a.m. To accommodate the race, there will be some street closures in East Lansing.Both northbound lanes...

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Posted on: April 13, 2022

ELPL to Host Books, Basket & Bids Online Fundraiser April 18-25

EAST LANSING, Mich. — In lieu of the annual in-person Books, Bites & Bids event, the East Lansing Public Library (ELPL) will be hosting an online fundraiser, titled Books, Baskets & Bids, from April 18-25.Books, Baskets and Bids invites ...

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Posted on: April 6, 2022

Albert EL Fresco to Make its Return to Downtown East Lansing this May

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — Community members are advised that the popular Albert EL Fresco pedestrian-friendly area will be making its return to downtown East Lansing’s Albert Avenue this May.Both lanes of Albert Avenue, from just east of the Albert Avenue Gar...

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Posted on: April 4, 2022

Updating Masking Requirements for East Lansing Public Meetings

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — Effective Tuesday, April 5, face masks will no longer be required at City of East Lansing public meetings, including meetings of the East Lansing City Council and East Lansing’s boards and commissions. People may choose to mask at an...

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Posted on: April 1, 2022

East Lansing Arts Commission Announces FY22 Cultural Arts Grant Program Recipients

EAST LANSING, Mich. — The East Lansing Arts Commission has announced the recipients of its Fiscal Year 2022 (FY22) Cultural Arts Grant Program.The Cultural Arts Grant Program supports high-quality public art projects that encourage artistic expr...

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Posted on: March 28, 2022

City of East Lansing’s Northern Tail Dog Park to Re-Open this Friday, April 1

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — Community members are advised that the City of East Lansing’s Northern Tail Dog Park will re-open to the public for the 2022 spring, summer and fall seasons on Friday, April 1.The park is located at 6400 Abbot Road, adjacent to the E...

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Posted on: March 23, 2022

East Glencairn Neighborhood Improvements Project to Resume Next Week

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Community members are advised that the East Glencairn Neighborhood Improvements Project will resume the week of March 28, 2022 in East Lansing.

The project is continuing from 2021 and includes utility upgrades (water main re...

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Posted on: March 21, 2022

Burcham Drive Water Valve Replacement Project Begins this Week

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Community members are advised that the Burcham Drive Water Valve Replacement Project has begun in East Lansing.

This construction project will involve spot water main valve replacement that will require intermittent...

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Posted on: March 11, 2022

ELPD to Host Meet & Greets for Residents and Neighborhood Sector Officers

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — The East Lansing Police Department (ELPD) will be hosting a series of Meet & Greets on a quarterly basis to provide community members with an opportunity to meet with their neighborhood sector officers in an informal setting.As a...

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Posted on: March 10, 2022

Updated Masking Requirements in City of East Lansing Buildings

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — Effective Monday, March 14, face masks will be optional for visitors and employees inside City of East Lansing buildings, with some exceptions. The face mask requirement will remain in place in congregate settings where peop...

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Posted on: February 18, 2022

DMB Welcomes Risky Studios to Downtown East Lansing, Grand Opening is Feb. 26

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — The East Lansing Downtown Management Board (DMB) is pleased to welcome Risky Studios to downtown East Lansing. 

This new downtown East Lansing business is a multimedia production studio and creative co-working space located a...

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Posted on: February 17, 2022

Community Invited to Celebrate Diversity at Children’s Cultural Concert Series

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — Community members are invited to celebrate diversity with the City of East Lansing at the Children’s Cultural Concert Series, which will feature three Saturdays of live musical entertainment for children of all ages.The concerts will...

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Posted on: February 15, 2022

City Offices to be Closed Monday, Feb. 21 in Observance of Presidents Day

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — Several City of East Lansing offices/facilities will be closed Monday, Feb. 21 in observance of Presidents Day.Offices and facilities that will be closed include East Lansing City Hall, the East Lansing 54B District Court, the East L...

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Posted on: February 14, 2022

Community Art Project Brings Pop of Color to MSUFCU Construction Site in Downtown East Lansing

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — The construction site for Michigan State University Federal Credit Union’s (MSU Federal Credit Union) new seven-story office building in downtown East Lansing is getting a pop of color today with the installation of new, vibrant fenc...

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Posted on: February 11, 2022

Public Meetings for Boards and Commissions to Resume, Meeting Locations Subject to Change

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — Community members are advised that public meetings for the City of East Lansing’s boards and commissions will be resuming the week of Feb. 14.

Community members are also advised that some public meeting locations are subject to change...

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News Releases
Posted on: February 2, 2022

Update on City of East Lansing Office Closures, Snow Removal Operations

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — Community members are advised that East Lansing City Hall and the East Lansing Department of Public Works (DPW) will be closing early today, Feb. 2 at 4 p.m. due to the winter storm.Community members are also reminded of these closur...

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Posted on: February 2, 2022

Update on City of East Lansing Closures due to Winter Storm

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — Community members are advised of several City of East Lansing office and facility closures due to today’s winter storm.

  • The East Lansing Public Library and East Lansing Prime Time are closed today, Feb. 2.
  • The East Lansing Hannah Commu...
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Posted on: February 1, 2022

East Lansing City Manager Declares Snow Emergency, On-Street Parking Temporarily Prohibited

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — East Lansing City Manager George Lahanas, with consent from East Lansing Mayor Ron Bacon, has declared a snow emergency in East Lansing ahead of a winter storm forecasted to result in significant accumulations in the mid-Michigan reg...

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Posted on: February 1, 2022

Winter Property Taxes Due on Feb. 14

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — East Lansing property owners are reminded that winter property taxes are due on Monday, Feb. 14. Property owners have several options for making payments:

  • Credit card and e-check payments can be made online by visiting www.ci...
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Posted on: February 1, 2022

Deer Removal Operations Completed in East Lansing’s Parks

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — East Lansing community members are advised that the professional deer removal scheduled to take place this winter in several of East Lansing’s parks has been completed.With the completion of these operations, there will no longer be ...

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Posted on: January 24, 2022

City of East Lansing Seeks Nominations for 2022 Crystal Awards

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — The City of East Lansing is currently seeking nominations for the 2022 Crystal Awards – an annual event hosted by the East Lansing City Council that serves to honor individuals, businesses, professionals, nonprofi...

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Posted on: January 21, 2022

Update on ELPD Investigation

EAST LANSING, Mich. — At approximately 5:15 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 18, officers with the East Lansing Police Department (ELPD) responded to a Check Subject/Subject in the Roadway call on West Road near Abbey Road.  A driver of a motor ve...

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Posted on: January 20, 2022

East Lansing Hannah Community Center Celebrates 20th Anniversary

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — Community members are invited to stop by the East Lansing Hannah Community Center (ELHCC), 819 Abbot Road, next Tuesday, Jan. 25 to help in celebrating ELHCC’s 20th Anniversary.There will be grab-and-go individually wrapped treats an...

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Posted on: January 20, 2022

Public Meetings for City of East Lansing’s Boards & Commissions Canceled through Feb. 11

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Due to the continued, significant spread of COVID-19 in Ingham County, the decision has been made to extend the cancellation of public meetings for the City of East Lansing’s boards and commissions through Friday, Feb. 11. Previously, these public meeting...

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Posted on: January 19, 2022

East Lansing Residents, Businesses Invited to Share Feedback on Proposed Food Truck Ordinance

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — The City of East Lansing is seeking feedback from residents and businesses on a proposed ordinance change and related policy resolution that would expand the locations and number of licensed food trucks (mobile food vending units) au...

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Posted on: January 18, 2022

ELPD Investigating Early Morning Incident

EAST LANSING, Mich. — At approximately 5:15 a.m. today, officers with the East Lansing Police Department (ELPD) responded to a Check Subject/Subject in the Roadway call on West Road near Abbey Road. Upon initial investigation, officers ...

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Posted on: January 14, 2022

East Lansing City Council Approves Ordinance to Regulate Moped Use and Parking within City Limits

EAST LANSING, Mich. — At the East Lansing City Council meeting this past Tuesday, Jan. 11, City Council approved the adoption of Ordinance No. 1511 – an ordinance to regulate moped use and parking within the City.The ordinance...

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Posted on: January 10, 2022

Property Owner Assistance Program for Basement Backup Protection

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — The City of East Lansing has officially launched its Property Owner Assistance Program for Basement Backup Protection, which is designed to financially assist East Lansing property owners in reducing the potential for sewer backups i...

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Posted on: January 10, 2022

City Offices to be Closed Monday, Jan. 17 in Observance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — City of East Lansing offices and facilities, with the exception of the East Lansing Hannah Community Center, will be closed Monday, Jan. 17 in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.Offices and facilities that will be closed inclu...

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Posted on: January 4, 2022

Majority of Public Meetings for East Lansing’s Boards & Commissions Canceled for Month of January

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — Beginning January 5, 2022, the majority of public meetings for the City of East Lansing’s boards and commissions will be canceled through the end of the month due to the significant spread of COVID-19 in the community.East Lansing Ci...

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Posted on: January 4, 2022

East Lansing Public Library Limiting Capacity Due to COVID-19, Additional COVID-19 Updates

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UPDATE (2/14/22): Capacity limits have been lifted at the library.

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Community members are advised that the East Lansing Public Library (ELPL) will be resuming capacity limits in the library building due to the significant spr...

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Posted on: December 30, 2021

East Lansing Fire Department Encourages Safe New Year’s Celebrations

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — With New Year’s celebrations expected this weekend in East Lansing, the East Lansing Fire Department (ELFD) encourages residents, family members and guests to celebrate safely and responsibly.

 Here are a few safety tips to k...

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Posted on: December 27, 2021

City of East Lansing Now Accepting Applications for FY 2022-2023 CDBG Program

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — The City of East Lansing is now accepting applications for its Fiscal Year (FY) 2022-2023 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program.The submission deadline for grant applications is January 21, 2022, and the FY 2022-2023 progr...

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Posted on: December 22, 2021

Community Advised of Intermittent Park Closures this Winter for Second Round of Deer Removal

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — East Lansing community members are advised that there will be intermittent park closures in the City of East Lansing this winter for the purposes of conducting a second round of deer removal.Beginning January 3, 2022 through March 31...

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Posted on: November 9, 2021

Ron Bacon, Jessy Gregg Elected Mayor and Mayor Pro Tem of the City of East Lansing

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — At the Tuesday, Nov. 9 East Lansing City Council meeting, the administration of the oath of office for the newly elected East Lansing City Councilmembers took place and East Lansing’s new mayor and mayor pro tem were elected and swor...

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Posted on: August 10, 2021

Masks Required in City of East Lansing Buildings and at Public Meetings

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — In light of the latest mask recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS), the City of East Lansing will be resuming indoor mask requirements th...

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Posted on: July 9, 2021

DDA Partners with MSU Broad Art Museum to Bring Museum Experience Outdoors in Downtown East Lansing

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — As a part of the East Lansing Downtown Development Authority’s (DDA) “Daytime. Nighttime. Anytime. Place Project” (Place Project), the DDA and Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at Michigan State University (MSU Broad Art Museum) have p...

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Posted on: June 22, 2021

East Lansing DDA Launches Outdoor Area Expansion and Beautification Grant Program

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — The East Lansing Downtown Development Authority (DDA) has allocated $43,000 to launch an Outdoor Area Expansion and Beautification Grant Program in support of downtown East Lansing businesses.The purpose of the program is to provide ...

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Albert EL Fresco Returns to Downtown East Lansing

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The popular Albert EL Fresco pedestrian-friendly space has made its return to downtown East Lansing for the summer. 

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Posted on: July 22, 2021

Live Parking Availability in Downtown East Lansing

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Find a real-time count of available parking spaces in downtown East Lansing's gated garages and lots.

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Posted on: December 11, 2020

Downtown East Lansing eGift Card Program

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Community members can give the gift of shopping and dining local with the purchase of Downtown East Lansing eGift Cards.

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

Parking Validation in Downtown East Lansing

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Find a list of the businesses in downtown East Lansing that validate parking for their customers.

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

Parking Options in Downtown East Lansing

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Convenient, ample and affordable parking is located throughout downtown East Lansing. Garages and surface lots are just steps from the shops, eateries and other businesses that make downtown East Lansing a unique destination. Parking is also located just ...

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Posted on: December 28, 2020

NEW! Downtown East Lansing Web App Launches

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The City of East Lansing has launched Explore Downtown East Lansing, a new web app that allows community members to find the location, business name, address, block number and website for each business in downtown East Lansing using an interactive map. Th...

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

Resources for Businesses During COVID-19 Pandemic

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To help downtown East Lansing businesses during this difficult time, a webpage with a list of known resources has been created. The webpage will continue to be updated as City staff becomes aware of additional resources.View the Resources for Businesses D...

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Posted on: September 4, 2020

City of East Lansing Launches Small Business Relief Program

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EAST LANSING, Mich. — The City of East Lansing has launched a Small Business Relief Program that focuses on job retention throughout the East Lansing community.East Lansing businesses with income-eligible employees can apply to receive up to $10,000 in gr...

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Posted on: May 17, 2021

2022 Summer Connect Magazine

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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 summer.

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Posted on: February 22, 2022

Scholarships Available for ELPRA Activities

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Youth and adult scholarships are available for eligible East Lansing residents seeking to participate in activities offered by the East Lansing Department of Parks, Recreation and Arts.

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

Enjoy East Lansing's Parks, Trails and Facilities

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There are a number of community and neighborhood parks, trails and recreational facilities in the City of East Lansing. The City is committed to the maintenance and preservation of its green spaces and the City’s many beautiful parks are a testament to th...

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

East Lansing Environmental Stewardship Program

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The East Lansing Environmental Stewardship Program involves the community in the restoration of the City of East Lansing’s park biotic communities by removing problematic invasive plant species and replacing them with native species. The program also serv...

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

All-of-us Express Children's Theatre

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All-of-us Express Children’s Theatre (AECT) offers youth the opportunity to take part in every aspect of theatre production from acting, technical production and costume design to set construction. AECT brings four major productions to the Greater Lansing...

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

Sports Offerings (Youth and Adult)

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The Department of Parks, Recreation & Arts offers sports leagues and programs for adults and youth. In addition, there are opportunities to get involved in a number of sports clubs and programs, including the East Lansing Soccer Club, Track Club, Bask...

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

Tri-County Regional Planning Commission Develops Online Parks and Trails Viewer

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Community members looking to get outside and exercise can find several parks and trails in the area by viewing the Tri-County Planning Commission’s online parks and trail viewer. When using the parks and trails, community members should practice...

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News Flash

Posted on: April 27, 2022

Website Under Construction

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The East Lansing Independent Police Oversight Commission website is currently under construction. Additional content will be posted to the website as it becomes available.

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Posted on: March 30, 2022

About the Commission

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Learn more about the East Lansing Independent Police Oversight Commission and its purpose. 

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Posted on: May 9, 2022

Upcoming Commission Meetings

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Commission meetings take place on the second Monday of each month at 6 p.m. at the East Lansing Hannah Community Center, 819 Abbot Road. View the meeting calendar. View the public meeting portal for posted agendas and minutes.

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Posted on: May 9, 2022

Like ELIPOC on Facebook

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Community members are encouraged to connect with the East Lansing Independent Police Oversight Commission on Facebook for regular updates on meetings, news and more.

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Posted on: May 9, 2022

East Lansing Police Department's Webpage

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Community members seeking to learn more about the East Lansing Police Department (ELPD) are encouraged to check out the ELPD webpage.

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