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MLK Jr, Holiday Luncheon

MLK Jr, Holiday Luncheon

MLK, Jr. Holiday Commission is proud to announce the 31th Annual Celebration Luncheon "True Peace is not Merely the Absence of Tension, but the Presence of Justice," being held on Monday, January 18, 2016.
Mayor’s NAB Grant Applications

Mayor’s NAB Grant Applications

Neighborhood groups and organizations of residents are invited to participate in the 22nd Annual Mayor’s Neighborhood Advisory Board (NAB) 2015-2016 Grant Program. Apply to receive a grant for improvement projects to enhance your neighborhood. Applications due by 5PM on Friday, January 8th.
New Development on E MI Ave

New Development on E MI Ave

Mayor Bernero & LEAP joined Lansing developer Scott Gillespie to announce that the 2000 block of E Michigan Ave. will be redeveloped by The Gillespie Company. The 4-story, $6M project – East Town Flats – will be a mixed-use development featuring commercial/retail space and 39 residential units.
Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday

Show your love for small businesses on Small Business Saturday, November 28th. We encourage consumers to visit small independently-owned businesses as they market themselves more effectively to increase sales during the busiest holiday shopping weekend of the year.
5Year Consolidated Plan Survey

5Year Consolidated Plan Survey

We are preparing our Five-Year Consolidated Plan for Federal Funds. We want to hear which needs are most important to you! Please fill out a quick survey to help prioritize investments over the next five years. Click 'Learn More' to participate in the survey. 
Chevy Camaro is Lansing Made!

Chevy Camaro is Lansing Made!

Meet the Lansing made sixth generation Chevrolet Camaro! Not only is the Camaro being produced in the U.S. for the first time since 1992, it's being made right here in downtown Lansing at the Lansing Grand River Assembly Plant. The new cars are expected to hit dealerships by mid-November.
Southwest Lansing Initiative

Southwest Lansing Initiative

LEAP & MEDC announced a new initiative to empower community & business stakeholders in the southwest area of Lansing to come together in shared vision to drive forward an economic action plan. The project will explore opportunities for economic growth & job creation to revitalize the community.
JNL Opens New $60M Facility

JNL Opens New $60M Facility

Mayor Virg Bernero joined Jackson National Life Chairman Barry Stowe and Lt. Gov. Brian Calley to celebrate the grand opening of Jackson’s new $60 million headquarters expansion. What a tremendous employer and community partner!
Frances Park Trail Extension

Frances Park Trail Extension

The Frances Park Trail project is now complete! Many improvements were made to the area including a new non-motorized pathway, a new embankment along the Grand River, new street lights, addition of engineered wetlands & reconfiguration of the road to provide bike lanes & enhance traffic safety. 
My Lansing MBK Report

My Lansing MBK Report

Check out the progress report for the 1st year of the Mayor's Young Lansing/My Brother's Keeper initiative by clicking 'learn more'. Over the past year, My Lansing MBK has grown to include over 150 partners committed to the region's common goal: closing the gap in regional economic equality.
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, December 19, from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at Bethlehem Temple Church, 1518 S. Washington Ave.
MLK, Jr. Essay Contest

MLK, Jr. Essay Contest

The Greater Lansing Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday Commission is pleased to announce their 2016 High School Scholarship Contest! A total of $12,500 in awards is available to graduating seniors of the Greater Lansing area pursuing higher education. Deadline to enter is December 4th.
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!
My Brother's Keeper Michigan Summit
12/02/15 • 9:00AM - 4:00PM
We invite all communities to join us for the MBK Michigan Summit. It is our goal to build a collective action movement driven by MBK Communities to achieve data-driven... More
Downtown Social Hour
12/02/15 • 5:00PM - 7:00PM
Celebrate the middle of the week at Downtown Social Hour - the first Wednesday of every month! $2 select drafts $3 house wine & Complimentary appetizers... More
Old Town Scrooge Scramble 5K & Dickens Village
12/05/15 • 10:00AM - 5:00PM
Kick off the holidays in the heart of Old Town with a fun 5K River Trail run that starts at the Cesar R. Chavez lot on Grand River. Then enjoy a host of family activites,... 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
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
Street Closures for Blues Fest in OldTown
The City of Lansing Public Service Department announces that Turner Street, between Grand River Avenue and Dodge River Drive, will be closed to traffic beginning around... More
Closed Streets for Funeral Procession for Fallen Firefighter Dennis Rodeman
The City of Lansing will close down several streets tomorrow, Wednesday, September 16 beginning at 11:30am to accommodate the memorial services for fallen Lansing Firefighter... More
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