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Monday, March 18,2013

The list shrinks

Lansing cleans up its medical marijuana moratorium ordinance while East Lansing City Council votes to allow dispensaries

by Andy Balaskovitz
Thursday, March 24 — The city of Lansing has whittled down the number of medical marijuana dispensaries that can operate during the roughly six-month moratorium that is scheduled to end on July 1.
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Monday, March 18,2013

Election clarity

How much would really be generated by the 4-mill property tax increase? Questions, answers and a protest regarding the May 3 ballot proposal

by Andy Balaskovitz
Friday, March 25 — In the past few weeks, opposition to the proposed 4-mill property tax increase on Lansing residents has claimed city officials are being disingenuous about what the millage really asks for.
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Monday, March 18,2013

Here comes a budget

The mayor is scheduled to unveil his proposed fiscal year 2012 budget at tonight’s Lansing City Council meeting

by Andy Balaskovitz
Monday, March 28 — Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero is scheduled to present his proposed fiscal year 2012 budget at tonight’s Lansing City Council meeting.
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Monday, March 18,2013

Kids in the Hall

The mayor presents his budget and the Council debates park improvements

by Andy Balaskovitz
Tuesday, March 29 — Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero spoke with a solemn tone Monday evening in his office on the ninth floor of City Hall. He had just proposed a fiscal year 2012 budget to the City Council on the floor above — the smallest city budget since 2001.
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Monday, March 18,2013

Paying elected officials

Tonight’s Committee of the Whole to look at elected officials’ pay

by Andy Balaskovitz
Monday, April 4 — The Elected Officers Compensation Commission recommends that elected officials’ pay stay the same as it was in 2009.
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Monday, March 18,2013

Neighborhood video production

A Lansing couple seeks to open a video production studio in a south side neighborhood

by Andy Balaskovitz
Wednesday, April 6 — Lisa and Russell Davis have been producing short films and music videos for years, but never had a permanent studio to call home.
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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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