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Monday, March 18,2013

Crego gets cash

The state approves parks funding that will go toward reopening Crego Park

by Andy Balaskovitz
Friday, April 8 — The city has landed $500,000 in state grant money for reopening Lansing’s largest park, Parks Director Murdock Jemerson said.
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Monday, March 18,2013

Dispensary list amendments

A public hearing is scheduled tonight on amendments to the city’s list of authorized dispensaries

by Andy Balaskovitz
Monday, April 11 — The Lansing City Council is scheduled to hold a public hearing tonight on amendments to the city’s medical marijuana moratorium.
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Monday, March 18,2013

Kids in the Hall

Cannabis, tributes and a bus plan

by Andy Balaskovitz
Tuesday, April 11 — At its Monday meeting, the Lansing City Council held a public hearing on what businesses that can operate during the medical marijuana dispensary moratorium, unanimously approved eight tributes and heard an update from the Capital Area Transportation Authority on a study for a new bus route connecting downtown Lansing and Meridian Mall.
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Monday, March 18,2013

What’s in store for parks?

Proposed changes for Lansing’s Parks and Recreation Department

by Andy Balaskovitz
Saturday, April 16 — Proposed plans for Lansing’s Parks and Recreation Department for the upcoming fiscal year include temporarily closing the Moores Park pool, turning certain maintenance duties over to Ingham County and reducing forestry services by 15 percent.
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Monday, March 18,2013

Moratorium changes

The City Council will vote tonight on a revised list of medical marijuana businesses that can operate in Lansing during the six-month moratorium. One business threatens to go to court if it is excluded.

by Andy Balaskovitz
Monday, April 18 — One medical marijuana dispensary out of nearly 40 operating in Lansing may have to shut down if the City Council approves amendments to the city’s medical marijuana moratorium at tonight’s meeting.
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Monday, March 18,2013

Rent-a-bike

Lansing is exploring a bike-sharing program in the city

by Andy Balaskovitz
Monday, April 18 — What if you needed to make a quick jaunt in the city, but you don’t own a car, the walk is too far and a bus might take too long?
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Monday, March 18,2013

Kids in the Hall

The Council can’t get together for a quorum, will reconvene at 5 tonight. Council President Robinson: “This reflects poorly on all of us.”

by Andy Balaskovitz
Tuesday, April 19 — Monday’s Lansing City Council meeting was put on hold until 5 p.m. today after the eight-member body failed to reach a quorum.
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Monday, March 18,2013

A proven treatment not covered

What is Applied Behavior Analysis and why isn’t it being used more often to treat autism?

by Andy Balaskovitz
Wednesday, April 20 — Three years ago, Stacie Rulison’s son Ryder was diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder. Ryder was three years old at the time.
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Monday, March 18,2013

Prioritizing a sidewalk

The proposed Waverly Road sidewalk project goes before the Tri-County Regional Planning Commission with mixed reviews and a Wood-Bernero quarrel

by Andy Balaskovitz
Thursday, April 21 — Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero and City Councilwoman Carol Wood are at odds again, this time over the proposed Waverly Road sidewalk project.
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Monday, March 18,2013

No new smokers at Sparrow

The hospital announces it will not hire smokers.

by Andy Balaskovitz
Friday, April 22 — Sparrow Health System will no longer hire smokers starting May 1.The policy will apply to all applicants but will not affect current employees, Sparrow spokesman John Berg said.“This is about the health and wellness of our community. This is about us taking a...
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