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Monday, March 18,2013

Endorsement tallies

Progressives, civil rights organizations endorse Rory Neuner’s City Council campaign

by Andy Balaskovitz
Friday, Aug. 12 — At-Large Lansing City Council candidate Rory Neuner is appealing to local, statewide and national progressive groups. The 4th Ward Progressives, Equality Michigan Pride PAC and the Gay and Lesbian Victory Fund all announced endorsements for Neuner’s campaign this week.
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Monday, March 18,2013

Will it move this time?

Committee of the Whole to discuss and possibly vote on land-sale proposals Monday night

by Andy Balaskovitz
Friday, Aug. 12 — Monday’s Lansing City Council agenda is thin, but the Committee of the Whole, scheduled to meet directly after Council, will discuss two land-sale proposals for the former Red Cedar and Waverly golf courses.
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Monday, March 18,2013

Kids in the Hall

Council members vote down a donation; inaction on land-sale proposals

by Andy Balaskovitz
Tuesday, Aug. 16 — A seemingly harmless late item added to the City Council’s agenda Monday turned into a heated debate and a failed resolution to allow a Council member to donate money to a local community group.
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Monday, March 18,2013

Public broadcasting cuts

WKAR reporter one of several layoffs at MSU Broadcasting Services

by Andy Balaskovitz
Wednesday, Aug. 17 — Rob South, a news reporter with WKAR Radio, was let go Monday in a round of budget cuts at MSU’s public television and radio organization, which may be as much as $800,000 in debt, according to sources.
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Monday, March 18,2013

REO Town gets federal boost

City lands federal transportation grant to make Washington Avenue in REO Town more attractive

by Andy Balaskovitz
Wednesday, Aug. 17 — The city of Lansing announced today a $326,100 grant from the federal Department of Transportation that will go toward enhancing Washington Avenue through REO Town.
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Monday, March 18,2013

Kids in the Hall

Another millage increase is in the works for the next fiscal year. Red Cedar plan now up to voters.

by Andy Balaskovitz
Monday, Aug. 22 — Lansing City Councilwoman Kathie Dunbar said tonight that the Council will attempt within the next week to draft ballot language asking voters again to approve a millage increase for police, fire and roads services Nov. 8.
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Monday, March 18,2013

Millage revisited

City Council appears likely to approve a new ballot proposal on Monday

by Andy Balaskovitz
Friday, Aug. 26— Look for the Lansing City Council to approve some ballot language at Monday’smeeting that will ask city voters again to increase the millage rate forpolice, fire and road services. The proposalwould appear on the Nov. 8 General Election bal...
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Monday, March 18,2013

Kids in the Hall

Another millage hike up to voters: What’s different this time?

by Andy Balaskovitz
Monday, Aug. 29 — Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero assured voters tonight that another millage increase approved by the City Council — the second such proposal Lansing voters will weigh in on in six months — is even more necessary this time around.
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Monday, March 18,2013

Making Knapp's more historic

Council to hold public hearing on establishing an historic district for the Knapp’s building

by Andy Balaskovitz
Friday, Sept. 9 — The Lansing City Council is scheduled to hold a public hearing during Monday's meeting on establishing a historic district for the Knapp’s building downtown.
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Monday, March 18,2013

Kids in the Hall

Historic restoration and tributes

by Andy Balaskovitz
Tuesday, Sept. 13 — The only excitement out of Monday’s Lansing City Council meeting came during the first 10 minutes as Council meagerly waded through its agenda, waiting for a quorum before it could take any action.
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