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    Absentee Ballots Now Available for November 8, 2022 General Election

    Voters are advised that absentee ballots for the November 8, 2022 State General Election are now available in the East Lansing City Clerk’s Office, 410 Abbot Road. Read on...
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    Community Input Sought for City's Analysis of Impediments to Fair Housing Choice Report Update

    The East Lansing Department of Planning, Building & Development is currently working with McKenna to update the City of East Lansing’s Analysis of Impediments (AI) to Fair Housing Choice Report. Read on...
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    City of East Lansing Launches 2022 Community Photo Contest

    The City of East Lansing is excited to announce the launch of the 2022 East Lansing Community Photo Contest. Read on...
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    ELPD Provides Update on Efforts to Keep the Community Safe, Encourages Personal Safety

    In light of recent incidents and concerns regarding safety in downtown East Lansing, the East Lansing Police Department is providing an update on efforts to keep the community safe and encouraging individuals to look out for their personal safety. Read on...
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    Fall Water Main Flushing to Begin in East Lansing on Monday, Sept. 26

    The City of East Lansing will begin its fall 2022 flushing of water mains on Monday, Sept. 26. The flushing will take place between 7:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. each weekday for approximately three weeks. Read on...
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    City of East Lansing Chosen for Six-Month Project to Improve Residential Recycling

    The City of East Lansing has joined the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy (EGLE); The Recycling Partnership and almost 100 other Michigan communities to help residents recycle more, better. Read on...
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    Welcome, Spartans!

    Welcome, new and returning MSU students! Check out the student section of the City's website to learn about many of the services and amenities that East Lansing has to offer! Read on...
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    East Lansing Farmers Market Open for 2022 Season

    The East Lansing Farmers Market is officially open for its 2022 season! Market days will take place every Sunday through the end of October from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in Valley Court Park. Rain or shine! Read on...
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    Yard Waste Collection

    Learn more about the City of East Lansing's yard waste collection program, including upcoming no-fee yard waste days and fall bulk leaf collection days. Read on...
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    City of East Lansing Launches Recycle Coach for Residents

    For residents looking to reduce their household waste and become better recyclers, the City of East Lansing has launched the Recycle Coach app. Read on...
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    East Lansing City Clerk's Office Seeks Election Inspectors

    The East Lansing City Clerk's office is seeking civic-minded, qualified citizens to serve as paid election inspectors during the upcoming Nov. 8 election. Read on...
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    Property Owner Assistance Program for Basement Backup Protection

    Learn about the City's Property Owner Assistance Program for Basement Backup Protection. Read on...
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    East Lansing Road Construction Updates

    Keep up-to-date on current and upcoming road and infrastructure improvement projects in the City of East Lansing. Read on...
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    Basement Flooding & Sewer Backup Information

    Find resources and information related to basement flooding and sewer backups. Read on...
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    COVID-19 Resources & Updates from the City of East Lansing

    Find links to COVID-19 resources and updates from the City of East Lansing. Read More
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    COVID-19 Financial Assistance for Residents

    There are several financial assistance programs available to income-eligible residents during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Read on...