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Posted on: April 28, 2020

Special Meeting of the DDA to be Held Electronically this Thursday, April 30

EAST LANSING, Mich. — Pursuant to Executive Orders 2020-33 and 2020-48 from the Governor of the State of Michigan, a special meeting of the East Lansing Downtown Development Authority will be held electronically this Thursday, April 30 at 4:30 p.m. due to the presence of the coronavirus in the community.

The purpose of the meeting is to consider the following items: Special Rule Limiting Public Comment to Two (2) Minutes; Approval of the April 23, 2020 Meeting Minutes; Consideration of a DDA Business Relief Program in direct response to COVID-19.

The meeting is available to the public for viewing online at with closed captioning. If additional accommodations are required, please contact Heather Pope at or call (517) 319-6877. Individuals may email comments to the East Lansing Downtown Development Authority, c/o Heather Pope at prior to the meeting, or, call 1-312-626-6799, or Toll Free 1-888-788-0099 (meeting ID: 812 5922 2631), during the meeting to provide comment over the phone. The meeting will be recorded and a video will be posted to following the meeting.

Community members are encouraged to visit the City’s new Electronic Public Meeting Notices webpage, which is continuously being updated with public meeting notices for meetings scheduled to be held electronically during the COVID-19 crisis. In addition to continuing to update this new webpage, the City of East Lansing will also continue to issue press releases and update the online website calendar and public meeting portal as new electronic public meetings are scheduled and public meeting notices are finalized.

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