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Winter Tips for Time Away from Home

The City of East Lansing’s Building & Housing Division is offering a few helpful tips for residents who plan to be away from home during the colder months and/or the holidays.

Snow Removal Reminders from the City of East Lansing

Property owners are reminded to keep the City of East Lansing’s snow and ice removal requirements in mind this winter.

Prime Time and Community Partners to Launch New Emergency Preparedness Tool

The East Lansing Prime Time Seniors’ Program, along with several community partners, will launch a new emergency preparedness tool for at-risk residents at a press conference on Monday, Dec. 1 at 12:30 p.m. at the East Lansing Hannah Community Center (ELHCC), 819 Abbot Road.

Fall Yard Waste and Leaf Collection

The City's fall bulk leaf collection runs through the week of Nov. 10 (east side of the city) and Nov. 17 (west side of the city). Curbside yard waste collection program will take place on Mondays and is available via online request through Nov. 24.

ELPD, Crime Stoppers Continues to Seek Tips in the Unsolved Case of Henry Baltimore

The East Lansing Police Department participated in WLNS-TV's Unsolved Murder Monday feature this past Monday, highlighting the unsolved case of Henry Baltimore - who went missing more than 40 years ago when he was a junior at MSU.

City of East Lansing Scores a Perfect 100 on HRC’s 2014 Municipal Equality Index

The City of East Lansing is proud to announce that it has scored a perfect 100 on the Human Rights Campaign’s (HRC) 2014 Municipal Equality Index (MEI).

DTN Withdraws Park District Proposal

DTN Management Company has withdrawn its redevelopment proposal for the Park District Planning Area. The decision to withdraw comes upon news of yesterday’s election results. The ballot proposal for the “Authorization of Sale of City-Owned Property” did not meet the 60 percent threshold required by the City Charter.

City Releases Two Recent Legal Opinions

The East Lansing City Council requested that two legal opinions from the Sept. 16, 2014 City Council meeting be placed on the website for public viewing.

The Gateway Project

The application for The Gateway Project at 270/300 W. Grand River Avenue is currently on hold at the request of the applicant.

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!

City of East Lansing Now Accepting Applications for Fiscal Year 2015-2016 Grant Programs

Beginning Nov. 14, applications will be available for funding under the City of East Lansing’s FY 2015-2016 Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program and the FY 2015-2016 General Fund Human Service Activities budget.

ELPD Responds to Protesters

The East Lansing Police Department has worked to communicate and provide information to a group of protesters who rallied outside and inside of ELPD on Wednesday, Oct. 22 in a protest tied to the events in Ferguson, MO.

City Offers Holiday Light Recycling, LED Holiday Light Exchange

In an effort to promote environmentally friendly holiday decorating, the City of East Lansing offers holiday light recycling and the LED Holiday Light Exchange (in partnership with BWL).

Simple Recycling Comes to East Lansing

The City of East Lansing has partnered with Simple Recycling to bring free, curbside collection of clothing/textiles and other household items to the East Lansing community.

Election Results

View election results for the Nov. 4, 2014 General Election.

Winter Glow to Bring Seasonal Festivities to Downtown

There is something for everyone at the popular Winter Glow event – East Lansing’s free, outdoor winter festival. This winter-inspired annual tradition will take place on Saturday, Dec. 6 in downtown East Lansing with a wide variety of fun-filled seasonal activities from 2-5 p.m.

Public Art Gallery Presents Photographer David Smith

The Public Art Gallery will present photographer David Smith's exhibit entitled "A Lighthearted Look at Life" from Nov. 2-Dec. 3.

New! Fall Activity Guide

Take a look at the variety of arts, swim, dance, sports and fitness classes and programs offered through Parks, Recreation & Arts this fall.

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November 2014

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11/25/14 - 7:00 PM
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