The goal of the City of East Lansing's Media Room is to provide helpful resources and links to members of the media, including media contacts, an interview request form, courtesy photos and more.
For general City of East Lansing media inquiries and interview requests for City staff, please contact the City's Communications Office or submit an Interview Request Form and the appropriate City staff person will be identified to address your questions. For public safety media inquiries, please contact the East Lansing Police Department (ELPD) and East Lansing Fire Department (ELFD) Public Information Officers. Media contacts are listed below:
- Carrie Sampson, Communications Specialist
ELPD Public Information Officer
- Capt. Chad Pride
ELFD Public Information Officers
- Jim Ladiski, Captain
- Blake Holt, Fire Inspector
City Council Contact Info & Meeting Portal
Media Photo Gallery
The Media Photo Gallery includes high-resolution courtesy photos of East Lansing City Councilmembers and East Lansing Interim City Manager Randy Talifarro. Other courtesy images are also available for media use.
Freedom of Information Act
Members of the media can visit the City of East Lansing's Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) webpage to learn more about submitting FOIA requests.
View the City of East Lansing's latest news releases. To be added to the City's news release distribution list, send an email to Communications Specialist Carrie Sampson at email@example.com with your name, media organization and email.
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