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Wood Chips Available for FREE 

The Ingham County Landbank will be demolishing several homes in Lansing over the summer.  In the process they will take down several trees and have wood chips available for neighbors.  The Landbank will deliver the load of woodchips for FREE.  Please contact Roxanne at 517-267-5221 to request.  

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Want to report a pothole or make a service request? Download the Lansing Connect app and report concerns directly to City officials. Residents can mark the geographical location of the issue, upload a photo or video of the concern, and track their request for follow up information. Remember, if the issue you are reporting is a public safety emergency, please call 911.

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City of Lansing offers FREE financial counseling


Lansing Promise Tournament consolation & championship games!

Monday (Memorial Day) Games start immediately following the 1:05 Lugnuts game.  It's Sexton vs. Eastern in the 3rd Place game and Lansing Catholic vs. Everett for the championship. 

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Note that these volunteer numbers only represent those that planted along the corridor and assisted with distribution of flowers.  100+ volunteers in neighborhoods are planting and maintaining flowers all summer long.  Thanks for making our neighborhoods beautiful!


CATA proposed changes to bus service  

Public Meeting Notice

Proposed Fixed-Route Service Changes
Effective Aug. 27, 2018

CATA will host a series of public meetings to present proposed fixed-route service changes effective Aug. 27, 2018. The following routes are included in the proposal:
Route 1                         Sunday service added frequency
Route 2                         Weekend service added frequency
Route 7                         Added frequency all day; routing changes
Route 16                       Monday-Sunday increased service to 30-minute frequency
Route 17                       Mid-day downtown circulator
Route 20                       Routing changes at Trappers Cove, Gateway and on Technology Drive
Meridian Redi-Ride      Extended hours and fare increase

Details of the proposed changes are available at

Representatives from CATA will be present at the open-forum public meetings listed below. Public comment is welcome. Below is the Lansing meeting -- find the others online.
Tues., May 29, 2018 
City Hall Atrium 
124 W. Michigan Ave. 
Lansing, MI 48933
6-7:30 p.m. 


United Way Day of Action -- Cherry Hill

Join us for the second River Street Park cleanup in the Cherry Hill neighborhood on Thursday June 21.  Learn more and sign up HERE

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metro Lansing Living
Introducing, Lansing Living, a City of Lansing publication combining the Lansing Parks and Recreation Activities Guide, the Capital Area Recycling and Trash (CART) Greensheet, as well as other important information and event details. 

Find the Summer 2018 edition HERE


Find City of Lansing Employment Opportunities HERE

May events

5/1 Mayor's Road Show Schmidt Community Center 6pm
5/3 Baker Neighborhood Super Heroes Day with LPD 11am -2pm HeadStart
5/6 Red Cross Sound the Alarm Fire Safety in Pleasant View Neighborhood
5/8 LOVE Lansing Celebration South Washington Office Complex
5/9 Walking Wednesday Coachlight Commons Graves Park
5/12 Neighborhoods in Bloom Corridor Planting along Pennsylvania Ave.
5/12 Lansing Promise Capital City Classic Baseball Tourn. Cooley Stadium       
5/19 Neighborhoods in Bloom Neighborhood Planting Day Pick Up 8-10
5/22 McLaren Hospital Community Information meeting Elmhurst Welcome Center
5/24-5/25 Monthly Neighborhood Roundtables -- Neighborhood Program Feedback
5/28 Memorial Day 
5/30 NO Walking Wednesday

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