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East Lansing Council Candidates to Debate at MSU Tonight

Monday, October 14, 2019

Tonight will see the only debate of the six candidates for East Lansing's City Council. We bring the details plus a “word cloud” showing you what ELi readers say are the big issues for them in this election.

Too Late for Write-In Council Candidates? No.

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Write-in candidates could still emerge in East Lansing’s City Council race. ELi’s Anaiis Rios-Kasoga spoke with City Clerk Jennifer Shuster to explain how this would work.

City Council Is In for a Big Night

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

What's on tonight's agenda? Royal Vlahakis, the sale of pot and of booze, and decisions about a lot of student housing projects in East Lansing. ELi's Alice Dreger gives you a run-down.

Should You Vote for Three Council Candidates?

Monday, October 7, 2019

Even though East Lansing residents will be electing three candidates in the upcoming City Council election, you are not required to cast all three votes on a ballot. ELi's Alice Dreger explains the potential effect of splitting your vote.

League of Women Voters Candidate Forum Draws Large Crowd

Friday, October 4, 2019

The first of two East Lansing election forums drew a sizable and engaged audience on Thursday night. ELi's Alice Dreger shares feedback from the sponsor, the League of Women Voters of the Lansing Area.

No Deer Cull in Sight Yet for East Lansing

Monday, September 30, 2019

After Thursday's meeting on deer management, ELi's Brad Minor spoke with two members of Council about the issue. What do they and residents have to say about the deer now?

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