1. Stay up to Date


  1. Third Art Exhibit

    East Lansing DDA Hosts Third Community Art Exhibit Downtown

    As a part of the Place Project, the East Lansing DDA is currently hosting its third community art exhibit, titled “ELHS & MMS,” at participating downtown businesses. Read on...
  2. egift card program

    Downtown East Lansing eGift Card Program Launches

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

    NEW! Downtown East Lansing Web App Launches

    A new downtown East Lansing web app has been launched, offering a one-stop online shop for interactive maps and news about downtown East Lansing happenings, including Place Project programming. Read on...
  4. parking_validation_banner

    Parking Validation in Downtown East Lansing

    More than 55 businesses in downtown East Lansing validate parking for their customers. Read More
  5. charles garage

    Parking Options in Downtown East Lansing

    Convenient, ample and affordable parking is located throughout downtown East Lansing. Read More
  6. prforweb

    Mask Requirement in Outdoor Public Spaces in Downtown East Lansing to End on May 12

    A policy resolution has been approved by the East Lansing City Council to end the requirement to wear face coverings in outdoor public spaces within the boundaries of the East Lansing Downtown Development Authority. Read on...
  7. business resources3

    Resources for Businesses During COVID-19 Pandemic

    To help downtown East Lansing businesses during this difficult time, a webpage with a list of known resources has been created. Read More
  8. clock tower 2

    City of East Lansing Launches Small Business Relief Program

    The City of East Lansing has launched a Small Business Relief Program that focuses on job retention throughout the East Lansing community. Read on...
  9. outdoorseating

    Temporary Expansion of Restaurant Outdoor Seating

    The approval process has been streamlined and fees have been temporarily eliminated for the temporary expansion of outdoor seating for restaurants. Read More