Elections

School Board Votes $94 Million Bond Proposal Forward

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

Will the voters of East Lansing go for a $94 million bond proposal to build five new elementary schools and refurbish a sixth? Those who spoke to the School Board last night hope so.

School Board Winners Confirmed; Candidates Reflect

Friday, November 25, 2016

The County Clerk has confirmed for ELi the three winners of the East Lansing School Board election, and all seven candidates have now provided their reflections on the race.

Islamic Community Members’ Concerns Rise Post-Election

Tuesday, November 22, 2016

In the face of increased threats against East Lansing's Muslim community, Islamic Center spokesman Thasin Sardar is grateful for community support and says “this is the time for all of us to be holding hands together.”

Ask ELi: Why Did It Take So Long to Vote?

Thursday, November 10, 2016

A reader asked ELi to find out why he had to wait so long to vote on Tuesday. East Lansing City Clerk Marie Wicks gave us the answer.

Voter Guide for School Board

Monday, November 7, 2016

Everything you need to make informed choices about the EL Board of Education election in one place, including profiles of the candidates, their answers to questions from our readers, and reporting on all three forums.

As Voter Rolls Surge, City Clerk Seeks More Election Workers

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Following a voter registration surge, City Clerk Marie Wicks is looking for more Election Day workers. ELi's Val Thonger and Ken Sperber explain the details—and the joys—of being an Election Inspector in East Lansing.

School Board Candidate Profile: Hillary Henderson

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

In the fifth of a series, ELi's Karessa Wheeler interviews East Lansing School Board candidate Hillary Henderson. We will continue to publish candidate profiles, every other weekday and in alphabetical order.

East Lansing Public Schools 2016 Board Election

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

This page provides you information about the November 8, 2016, election for East Lansing Public Schools Board of Education.

Three seats are open: Board members Kath Edsall, Hillary Henderson, and Erin Graham are finishing their terms.

The election is nonpartisan: Candidates are not identified as being affiliated with political parties for this election.

ELi is providing profiles: Click on the name below to read the profile produced via interview with ELi’s Karessa Wheeler:

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