Header-lansing_1.jpg
 
Home  News
 
 
Monday, March 18,2013

Kids in the Hall

City Council denounces Senate Republicans’ version of anti-bullying legislation; approves its budget policies and priorities for next fiscal year

by Andy Balaskovitz
Tuesday, Nov. 8 — The Lansing City Council is urging the state House of Representatives to stray from the path paved by Senate Republicans last week on statewide anti-bullying legislation.
Read more
Monday, March 18,2013

Council Night

The City Clerk urges the Council — again — to have fewer meetings in a year. Will the proposal make the February presidential primary ballot?

by Andy Balaskovitz
Friday, Nov. 11 — Lansing City Clerk Chris Swope is at it again. After a failed attempt this summer to convince the City Council it meets too often and to reduce the number of its meetings, he’s asking Council members to reconsider.
Read more
Monday, March 18,2013

Kids in the Hall

Council, Bernero voice opposition to a U.S. Postal Service proposal to close its Collins Road processing facility; Council meeting proposal moves to committee

by Andy Balaskovitz
Monday, Nov. 14 — A multi-billion dollar deficit faced by the U.S. Postal Service could have negative implications for local residents, businesses and agencies that depend on timely mail deliveries and local jobs, the Bernero administration announced tonight.
Read more
Monday, March 18,2013

Council Night

The administration asks for permission to sell Waverly Golf Course (again) and an old parks maintenance building

by Andy Balaskovitz
Saturday, Nov. 19 — Potential ballot proposals for the Feb. 28 presidential primary election ballot keep coming in for Lansing City Council approval.
Read more
Monday, March 18,2013

Finish line to starting line

City officials, the Eyde Co. announce a finalized development agreement to restore the Knapp’s building downtown. With financing in place, next comes construction.

by Andy Balaskovitz
Monday, Nov. 21 — The ambitious, $36 million redevelopment of a downtown landmark is poised to begin this winter and, if all goes to plan, will be complete in about two years.
Read more
Monday, March 18,2013

Kids in the Hall

Bernero says Red Cedar vote two weeks ago is a good omen for potentially selling the old Waverly Golf Course

by Andy Balaskovitz
Monday, Nov. 21 — For the third election in a row, Mayor Virg Bernero is asking voters for permission to sell the former Waverly Golf Course and an adjacent park on the west side. But first — and what is yet to happen — a majority of the Lansing City Council must approve of the resolution to put the question before voters.
Read more
Monday, March 18,2013

Council Night

Committee of the Whole scheduled to take up possible ballot proposals

by Andy Balaskovitz
Sunday, Nov. 27 — The Lansing City Council’s Committee of the Whole is scheduled to take up three issues Monday night that could lead to proposals appearing on Feb. 28 ballots.
Read more
Monday, March 18,2013

Council Night

Will Council move forward with plans to sell more parkland, reduce the number of its meetings?

by Andy Balaskovitz
Friday, Dec. 2 — Lansing residents could find out Monday night whether the City Council is on board with letting voters decide if the body should have fewer yearly meetings and if the city can sell 120 acres of parkland.
Read more
Monday, March 18,2013

Kids in the Hall

Council delays action, again, on potential ballot proposals; public hearings and new polling places upcoming

by Andy Balaskovitz
Tuesday, Dec. 6 — With three Lansing City Council members absent from Monday’s Committee of the Whole and full Council meetings, action on two potential ballot proposals stalled yet again.
Read more
Monday, March 18,2013

Council Night

Ballot proposals, tax incentives part of packed City Council agenda Monday

by Andy Balaskovitz
Saturday, Dec. 10 — The Lansing City Council is scheduled to vote on 28 resolutions and an ordinance Monday night, which includes three potential ballot proposals that must first make it out of Committee of the Whole.
Read more
 
 
 
 
: Please Configure.
 
Search Archive - Articles and News
Search Archive:
 
 

© 2014 City Pulse

City Pulse. 2001 E. Michigan Ave. Lansing, MI 48912.
Phone: (517)371-5600. Fax: (517) 999-6066.
E-mail: publisher@lansingcitypulse.com

 
Close