Science Rocks! April 28, Spring Expo May 3, and RIF Book Exchange

Science Rocks!  April 28 - Hands on science night from 5 - 7 p.m.  Spring Expo  May 3 - First annual Department of Innovative Arts and Fitness Spring Expo includes a 1-mile family fun run, hands-on art activities, music, and dance.  Both these events Read more ...
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CVNA Meeting Scheduled Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Two speakers will be featured at the next Colonial Village Neighborhood Association meeting on April 16.  How foreclosures impact neighborhoods and a Q & A with City of Lansing Code Compliance.  CVNA meetings are a good place to find out what is Read more ...
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City of Lansing to Begin Curbside Storm Debris Collection-March 31

Now that the snow and ice has largely melted, work crews will begin debris removal operations across the city, according to a news release from Mayor Virge Bernero's office.  Work crews will be deployed simultaneously in multiple locations across the Read more ...
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Moores River/Mt. Hope Shoreline & Pathway Construction

Construction on Mt. Hope (Moores River Drive to east of Pleasant Grove), scheduled to begin in April, will be limited to reconfiguring the road from 4 lanes to 3 lanes with bike lanes.    The Board of Water & Light will, however, also be doing Read more ...
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“Safe Routes to School” Comes to Four Lansing Area Schools

Safe Routes to School is a national program for school students that supports physical activity and better health by getting school kids to walk and bike to school.  Find out more about this national program at http://www.saferoutespartnership.org Four Read more ...
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Discontinuing the Service of Land Line Telephones. Rumor or Fact?

Its a fact.  "SB 636 - Elimination of Landline Telephones" Melissa Siefert, associate state director at AARP Michigan, spoke about the impact of Senate Bill 636 on our area at CVNA's February 19 meeting. The bill which passed the Senate and is in the Read more ...
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LBWL Outage Credit Eligibility Form

LBWL, Lansing Board of Water and Light, customers who experienced an electric outage for 120 hours or more due to the December 22 ice storm are eligible for a $25 credit, and an additional $5 per day after that.  To apply complete this Catastrophic Read more ...
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Snow Must be removed from sidewalks within 24 hours

Citations and fines will be issued to the occupant or owner of property who fails to remove snow and ice from sidewalks  24 hours from snow fall.  Tips for clearing the streets were found at: http://www.lansingmi.gov/snow_ice_information The occupant Read more ...
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City of Lansing’s Crime Mapping Website

A new tool used by the City of Lansing Police Department is a website that provides  a daily report of criminal activity by street in Lansing, MI and the nation.  It is available to everyone.  Go to CrimeMapping.com put in your address.  It is as Read more ...
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CATA Bus Route 11 Extended Into The Colonial Village Neighborhood.

Effective January 6, 2014, CATA Bus Route 11 will be extended through the Colonial Village Neighborhood.  New signs have been posted on Mt. Hope Ave in front of Colonial Woods Senior Center, 2001 Mt. Hope, located between Pleasant Grove and Boston.  Read more ...
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