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Seniors Sought for Planned Downtown Rental Apartments

Monday, December 3, 2018

Developers of the Center City District project, under construction downtown, are now actively seeking people aged 55 and up who are interested in renting apartments on the project’s north side. What will they cost, and how large will they be?

Do These City Workers Have a Pipe Dream?

Sunday, December 2, 2018

City workers need homeowners' help for a major local public health project, one now required by the State. Do you own a house in East Lansing? ELi's Jessy Gregg explains what you should do and know.

Objections Raised to Expansion of Historic District Boundaries

Sunday, December 2, 2018

The public hearing on the possible redrawing of the Oakwood Historic District boundaries brought forward criticisms of possible expansion and complaints about inadequate communication on the matter. ELi's Dan Totzkay reports.

ELi's Fundraising Efforts Continue

Friday, November 30, 2018

Many local people – and some from far-away who love our groundbreaking community news model – have stepped up to help, bringing us to about 42% of our year-end sustainability goal! How can you help ELi keep going through 2019?

Infamous Trail Entrance Near Abbot Road Now Fixed

Friday, November 30, 2018

Workers were able to complete all of the planned asphalt improvements to East Lansing’s Northern Tier Trail system before the winter weather hit, including fixing a dramatic drop-off where the trail meets Abbot Road. ELi's Jessy Gregg reports.

The Wait Is Over: Construction Will Start on Vacant Corner

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Today marks a day some thought would never come. The redevelopment project for the vacant corner downtown has officially obtained all approvals. Construction will soon start. ELi's Dan Totzkay and Alice Dreger report.

ELi: What Makes Us Different, and What Makes Us Work

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

Today is #GivingNewsDay, and we need you to help support ELi today. We have a new, nine-minute video to explain what makes us different, and what makes us work for this community. Watch it!

Young Artist Tapped for Valley Court Sculpture

Monday, November 26, 2018

The City of East Lansing has selected 22-year-old Dane Porter to create a sculpture to be installed in Valley Court Park. ELi's Amalia Medina spoke to Porter about how he became an artist, and what creating means to him.

Committee Proposes Historic District Boundary Changes

Monday, November 26, 2018

A public hearing this Wednesday will center on whether Oakwood Historic District should be changed. Which properties are involved, and what would the effect be? ELi's Alice Dreger reports.

You Want to Know What's Coming?

Wednesday, November 21, 2018

We have news, so much news, and we don't want to wait until after Thanksgiving break to let you in on it.