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Tree Trimming Information

Find complete information about the BWL tree trimming program including schedule and notification process HERE  

Public Right of Way Tree Planting program 

Many neighborhoods have expressed interest in planting trees in the public right of way (the area between the sidewalk and the street).  The City of Lansing can partner with your neighborhood to plant trees. This is a good project for the Neighborhood Grant program or can be done through neighborhood fundraising.  Learn about the program HERE

Neighborhood Grants 
Applications Due 1/12

Grant Application Materials

Stipend Request

Grant Guidelines

Grant Application

2017 Grant Summary

See highlights of the 2017 grant projects, including a distribution of awards by ward.  Find ideas for your 2018 grant proposal. 


The City of Lansing is a proud member of the Cities of Service Coalition.  See examples of how cities around the world are engaging citizens in service to address critical needs HERE

City of Lansing Employment Opportunities

Find City of Lansing current job openings HERE

Metro Lansing Living Winter

Find the guide HERE

Fire hydrant
Winter Parking Reminders

Find the snow plow status map HERE

merry Christmas

The City of Lansing is closed Monday 12/25 and Tuesday 12/26. 
Have a very Merry Christmas!

Lansing Citizens Handbook

The Lansing Citizen Handbook is a handy guide to living in Lansing -- have a question and can't locate the answer in the guide?  Let us know and we will be happy to add!  Send your feedback to  

Thank you for helping us continually shape and build these tools for Lansing.  Find them all at

Update or Add your Neighborhood Information

Is your neighborhood on the new City of Lansing neighborhood website? Add or edit neighborhood information by sending to Ben Thompson at

Need help forming or strengthening your neighborhood group?  Find some helpful tips HERE

Submit information to LiNCS notes

If your neighborhood or organization has an event or information you'd like shared with Lansing neighbors, send to Andi Crawford at 

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