Plans for the pool at LCC may be made at end of July
March 13 2013
FRIDAY, July 13 – The fate of the pool at Lansing Community College, which is used by nearly 500 people a week, may soon be decided
P-Funk leader George Clinton gives support to Lance Enderle. “We have mutual friends,” says the candidate
March 13 2013
Monday, July 16 — Funk music innovator and member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, George Clinton, has endorsed Democrat Lance Enderle for Congress
Walnut Neighborhood residents speak out against Niowave’s pole barn, want pending tax incentives tied to design improvements
March 13 2013
Monday, July 16 — Six residents of the Walnut Neighborhood spoke out against local high tech manufacturer Niowave Inc. at tonight’s City Council meeting because of a building they say has ruined...
Protesters sing a song of frustration
March 13 2013
Wednesday, July 18 — This morning a small band of protesters interrupted the Michigan House of Representatives with a catchy tune addressing a serious issue.
Company expected to delay request for tax abatement
March 13 2013
Friday, July 20 – The high-tech firm Niowave Inc., which has been under pressure from neighbors for building a massive pole barn next to its headquarters, is expected to delay its request for a $200,000...
Now the Niowave saga has City Council members saying special land use permit requirements need revising
March 13 2013
Wednesday, July 25 – Lansing City Council members said today in a committee meeting that revisions are necessary to the city’s special land use permitting process so that it includes aesthetic...
Board tasks LCC president to find alternatives to closing pool
March 13 2013
Tuesday, July 31 — Plans to turn Lansing Community College’s six-lane pool into a food court have been tabled for now
City drops 19 counts of trespassing against Occupy Lansing protestors
March 13 2013
Wednesday, Aug. 1 — To avoid the costs and time of going to trial, the city of Lansing has dropped charges against Occupy Lansing protestors who refused to leave Reutter Park after curfew
2013 grants program ‘really makes Lansing shine”
March 13 2013
Thursday, Aug. 2 — The Lansing Economic Development Corporation announced today that local artists have until Sept. 7 to submit grant applications for the organization’s annual Sense of Place...
Singh, Schmidt go negative over campaign contributions
March 13 2013
Friday, Aug. 3 — It was bound to only last so long. The friendly but competitive Democratic primary in the 69th House District turned chippy today when Sam Singh accused opponent Susan Schmidt of...
MSU student-veteran seeks to collect back-to-school supplies for area youths, raise awareness about the need for more campus-based services for veterans
March 13 2013
Monday, Aug. 6 — A Michigan State University student and military veteran is using Welcome Week to help meet local kids’ back-to-school needs
Down with corporate personhood! Give us Occupy costs!
March 13 2013
Tuesday, August 6 — Pushing back against corporate-influenced politics was the theme of Monday night’s City Council gathering
The National Labor Relations Board alleges the nonprofit of unfair labor practices, Peckham denies accusations
March 13 2013
Thursday, Aug. 9 — The National Labor Relations Board has filed a formal complaint against Peckham Vocational Industries saying the management has engaged in unfair labor practices
School board talks new bus routes, approves teacher contracts
March 13 2013
Friday, Aug. 10 — Both parents and teachers can breathe a sigh of relief after the Lansing Board of Education meeting Thursday night. Editor’s note: “On LSD” is City Pulse’s...
New MSU research suggests renewable energy ballot initiative will be a two-fer: clean air and more jobs
March 13 2013
Friday, Aug. 10 — Twenty-five times 25 equals 625, which is less than .01 percent of the number of jobs Michigan State University researchers say would be created under a successful proposed statewide...
Review team recommends the Jerome-Ferguson plan to repurpose Red Cedar Golf Course, seeks to ask voters for permission to sell more than 12.5 acres
March 13 2013
Monday, Aug. 13 — An overgrown golf course and two vacant car dealerships are three eyesores on Michigan Avenue that would get redeveloped as part of the Red Cedar Renaissance plan. But the announcement...
A new Red Cedar ballot proposal would ask voter permission to sell off the entirety of the golf course for redevelopment, though the administration says that probably wouldn’t happen
March 13 2013
Monday, Aug. 13 — The Bernero administration is seeking voter permission to sell off the remaining 49 acres of the former Red Cedar Golf Course for redevelopment, a stark change from a ballot initiative...
City looking for more regulation after north Lansing coal fire
March 13 2013
Wednesday, Aug. 15 — During a community meeting Monday night, Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero said the city is looking into new regulations on large coal storage piles close to residential areas after...
Mayor to meet with Niowave’s neighbors
March 13 2013
Wednesday, Aug. 15 — Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero and other city officials reportedly will meet with Walnut Neighborhood residents to discuss the Niowave pole barn
Will the Lansing School District buy into charter schools?
March 13 2013
Friday, Aug. 17 — The Lansing School District has heard pitches from two different charter schools in the past two months. As a charter school authorizer, the district would be able to appoint the...

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