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Passing of LFD Capt. Babcock

Passing of LFD Capt. Babcock

It is with a heavy heart that we announce the passing of Captain Stephen Babcock from the Lansing Emergency Management Division of the Lansing Fire Department. Steve served as a Dispatcher, Firefighter and Deputy Emergency Manager. For visitation and funeral arrangements, click "learn more." 
BWL to build $26M Substation

BWL to build $26M Substation

Lansing Board of Water and Light announced plans to build a $26M central substation in REO Town. This project will include the substation providing reliable power, recreational improvements and create a gateway between REO Town and Downtown Lansing. 
New Housing Development at MSB

New Housing Development at MSB

TWG Development, LLC, a multi-family developer, has been working with the Ingham County Land Bank and Cinnaire to serve as master developer of the Michigan School for the Blind campus. TWG plans to develop approx. 60 units of affordable senior housing and 72 units of affordable family housing.
CART Collection Reminders

CART Collection Reminders

CART has a new app that can be used on your cell phone and online! Type in your address, find out your recycling and trash collection schedule and sign-up to receive reminder notifications.
Sidewalk Snow Removal Reminder

Sidewalk Snow Removal Reminder

A friendly reminder from the City of Lansing to remove all snow and ice from your sidewalk within 24 hours of a snow event. Neighbors rely on clear sidewalks to get around easily. Thank you for doing your part! 
Housing Rehabilitation Program

Housing Rehabilitation Program

The City of Lansing’s Development Office uses funding made available by the Department of Housing & Urban Development to provide a combination of grants and 0% interest loans for City residents to improve their homes through housing rehabilitation and/or repair of life threatening emergencies.
#LansingGem Monthly Contest

#LansingGem Monthly Contest

Join us in appreciating well-kept properties throughout the City by posting photos of your home, your neighbors’ homes or commercial businesses that you believe should be featured as a “Lansing Gem” to our social media pages using the hashtag #LansingGem. Winners will be announced monthly.
Winter Construction Observer

Winter Construction Observer

The Public Service Department is proud to announce an all NEW WINTER EDITION of their bi-weekly newsletter, The Construction Observer. The newsletter will feature an array of winter season tips and FAQs. Click "Learn More" to sign-up for the newsletter.
Mobile Food Pantry

Mobile Food Pantry

FREE, fresh, non-perishable food items will be distributed by the City of Lansing Human Relations & Community Services Department & the Greater Lansing Food Bank on Saturday, Feburary 20, 2016 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at First United Methodist Church 3827 Delta River Dr. Lansing, MI 48906.
This Is My Downtown

This Is My Downtown

Take part in a new social media campaign that highlights downtown Lansing residents, businesses, visitors and professionals who take pride in Michigan’s Capital City. We hope to see you downtown soon!
Winter Warm Up - Couch to 5k Program
01/16/16 • 9:00AM - 11:00AM
03/12/16 • 9:00AM - 12:00PM
Stay active this winter and train for the Winter Warm Up 5k on March 12th!  Always thought about doing a 5k, but didn't know where to start?  Blue Cross Blue... More
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Valentine's Dinner at the Market
02/13/16 • 4:00PM - 10:00PM
Celebrate this Valentine’s Day with a unique downtown Lansing experience. Our Valentine’s Dinner at the Market will offer you and your date a variety of... More
Mobile Food Pantry
02/20/16 • 9:00AM - 11:00AM
Distribution of FREE, fresh, non-perishable food items When: Saturday, February 20, 2016 (9:00 a.m. to 11 a.m. or until food runs out) Where: First United... More
Martin Luther King Scholarship and Essay Contest
The Greater Lansing Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Commission is pleased to announce our 2016 High School Scholarship Contest!!! A total of $12,500 in awards is... More
54-District Court Launches Online Traffic Ticket Review
Lansing’s 54-A District Court announced today a new online service that provides an opportunity for motorists to resolve certain traffic tickets without having... More
CART Collections Delayed Due to Labor Day Holiday
Due to the Labor Day holiday, City of Lansing trash, recycling and yard waste collections on Monday, September 7, 2015, and the rest of the week following, will be delayed... More
Lead Service Replacement to Limit Traffic on Oakland Ave.
The Lansing Board of Water & Light will close traffic down to one lane on Oakland Ave. between N. Walnut Street and N. Capitol Ave. beginning Monday, January 4 to... More
BWL Soutbound Capitol Ave. Lane Closure
The Lansing Board of Water & Light will be closing the easternmost southbound lane on Capitol Avenue between Lenawee Street and St. Joseph Street beginning December... More
Street Closures for the Capital City River Run
The City of Lansing Public Service Department announces the following street closures and lane reductions will be in effect on Sunday, September 20, 2015 in order to... More
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