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Crystal Awards to Honor East Lansing’s Unsung Heroes on April 24

Four recipients will be honored at the 27th Annual Crystal Awards reception on Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 5 p.m. at the East Lansing Hannah Community Center. It's free and open to the public.

City Manager's Blog: Greeks Doing Good

With his latest blog, East Lansing City Manager George Lahanas discusses the philanthropic work of the MSU Greek community (updated 4/11/14).

One Book, One Community Announces 2014 Selections

The City of East Lansing and MSU announce the 2014 OBOC program, featuring three voices on the continuing struggle for racial equality. This year, OBOC will feature a graphic novel, "March Book One" by U.S. Congressman John Lewis, "The Grace of Silence: by NPR contributor and award-winning journalist Michele Norris and "Fruitvale Station" by director Ryan Coogler.

Yard Waste Collection Offered April 7-Nov. 24

The City's yard waste collection program will begin Monday, April 7 and will run through Nov. 24. Spring no-fee collection days will be offered April 21 and May 12.

Park District Planning Area Updates

On February 28, DTN submitted a site plan and financial information. The site plan, financial information and the initial staff summary are available for review.

Post Big Ten Championship Civil Disturbance Arrests/Arraignments

View information on the individuals arrested and arraigned following the post Big Ten Championship civil disturbance.

Trowbridge Center Redevelopment Project

Trowbridge Village, LLC recently submitted a revised site plan application or the proposed Trowbridge Village Lifestyle Center, which splits the request into two parts. It will be discussed at the Planning Commission on March 12 and 26.

Comprehensive Plan Update: The Bigger Picture

The Comprehensive Plan Update will take place over an 18-month period. It is one of the primary tools used to guide decisions that affect future land use and development in the community. Get involved!

Taste of East Lansing to Serve Up Local Cuisine on Saturday, April 26

The East Lansing Community Relations Coalition is proud to host the 3rd Annual Taste of East Lansing on Saturday, April 26 from 4-7 p.m. in the 200 block of Albert Avenue and Ann Street Plaza in downtown East Lansing.

East Lansing’s Annual Flushing of Water Mains to Begin Monday, April 21

The City of East Lansing’s annual flushing of water mains will begin Monday, April 21. The flushing will take place between 7:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. each weekday for approximately three to four weeks.

City Offers Quiet Study Spots to Students Preparing for Finals

The City is once again offering quiet study spots to area college students preparing for finals from April 26 to April 30.

Community Invited to 3rd Annual Books, Bites & Bids

The East Lansing Public Library is gearing up for the 3rd Annual Books, Bites & Bids – a special community fundraising event taking place on Friday, April 25.

Preliminary FY2015 Budget

City Council will review the City's preliminary Fiscal Year 2015 Budget at a series of public meetings this April and May.

Public Art Gallery Photographers Ron & Suzette Wright

The Public Art Gallery presents photographers Ron & Suzette Wright. The "A Michigan State of Mind" photography exhibit will take place April 6-30.

Upcoming Construction Projects

Residents are encouraged to take note of a number of upcoming construction projects that may cause minimal impacts to traffic this spring and summer

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April 2014

Full Calendar

This Week In The City


Commission on the Environment Meeting RESCHEDULED to April 28

04/21/14 - 6:00 PM
Court Room1, 54B District Court, 101 Linden St.


Transportation Commission Meeting CANCELED

04/21/14 - 7:00 PM
Court Room 2, 54B District Court, 101 Linden St.


DDA Business and Marketing Development Committee Meeting

04/22/14 - 12:00 PM
Brody Square, 241 W. Brody (off S. Harrison across from Kellogg Center)


University Student Commission Meeting

04/22/14 - 5:30 PM
Court/City Council Conference Room, 54B District C


Planning Commission Meeting - CANCELED

04/23/14 - 7:00 PM
Court Room 2, 54B District Court, 101 Linden St.


Downtown Development Authority Meeting

04/24/14 - 12:00 PM
Conference Room A, City Hall, 410 Abbot Road


Brownfield Redevelopment Authority

04/24/14 - 1:00 PM
Court Room 1, 54B District Court, 101 Linden St.



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