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Public Meeting Notices for Special Meetings Held Electronically During COVID-19 Crisis
A webpage has been published featuring the public meeting notices for special meetings that have been scheduled to be held electronically during the COVID-19 crisis. Meetings currently scheduled to be held electronically this week (additional meetings may be added):

  • East Lansing City Council Special Meeting
    Tuesday, May 26 at 7 p.m.
  • East Lansing Downtown Management Board Special Meeting
    Wednesday, May 27 at 2 p.m.
  • East Lansing Downtown Development Authority Special Meeting
    Thursday, May 28 at noon
  • East Lansing Public Library Board of Trustees Special Meeting
    Friday, May 29 at 11:30 a.m.
COVID-19 Updates from the City of East Lansing
View the City of East Lansing's COVID-19 webpage for City updates, contact information and additional resources.

Application Now Online for Study Committee on an Independent Police Oversight Commission
East Lansing City Council has approved a resolution to establish a Study Committee on an Independent Police Oversight Commission. The application is now online and those interested in serving on the Study Committee are asked to apply by Friday, June 26, 2020.

City of East Lansing to Provide Third Round of No-Fee Yard Waste Collection this June
Residents are advised that no-fee yard waste collection will be offered on the City's east side (homes east of Abbot Road) on Monday, June 1 and on the City's west side (homes west of Abbot Road) on Monday, June 8.

Free Two-Hour Parking Offered in all Gated Facilities in Downtown East Lansing this June
The City of East Lansing will be offering free two-hour parking in downtown East Lansing's gated parking facilities throughout the month of June.

Census 2020 - Be Counted, East Lansing!
The U.S. Census Bureau is currently conducting its decennial census. Anyone who lives in East Lansing the majority of the year (six months or more) should be counted here. This includes most MSU students, even if they have temporarily relocated due to COVID-19.

ELPD Use of Force Videos Released
Body-worn and in-car camera footage from an arrest made by the East Lansing Police Department on December 28, 2019 has been released to the public.

East Lansing City Manager Provides Requested Report to East Lansing City Council
East Lansing City Manager George Lahanas provided a requested report to the East Lansing City Council regarding the sale of 6.4 acres of land located at the intersection of Merritt and Lake Lansing roads.
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All regular, in-person public meetings for the months of April and May have been canceled; however, a limited number of special, electronic meetings have been scheduled for essential City business during the COVID-19 crisis. View the ELECTRONIC PUBLIC MEETING NOTICES WEBPAGE to view public meeting notices for upcoming electronic meetings.