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DOOR-TO-DOOR DONATION SCAM IN COLONIAL VILLAGE

It has been reported by several neighbors that a man (or men) has been going door-to-door asking for donations to support Safe Drinking Water for Flint or to help hurricane victims.  This man claims to be an employee of either … Continue reading

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Colonial Village Neighborhood Association Area 2 Representative Position Is Now Filled

The Area 2 Representative position, previously held by William Woodworth, has now been filled.  Derek Bramble has agreed to serve out the remaining year.    Area 2 is bordered by Mt. Hope and Victor & Boston Blvd. and Pleasant Grove.  Come … Continue reading

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Medical Marihuana Ordinance Information

Council Member Adam Hussain Attended the Colonial Village Neighborhood Association meeting Tuesday, September 20 and reported on Lansing Council business and the latest updated summary of the Lansing Medical Marihuana ordinance.  summary-of-the-medical-marihuana-ordinance-1-august-2017.  Both Councilman Adam Hussain and Councilwoman Carol Wood … Continue reading

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Another Opportunity to Meet Candidates Before November Election

Colonial Village Neighborhood Association will not have its annual Meet the Candidates event this year.  Here is an opportunity to meet the candidates: ENO Candidates Night, hosted by Eastside Neighborhood Organization, Room 213 Foster Community Center, 200 N. Foster on … Continue reading

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CVNA Thank You

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Many thanks to the sponsors and volunteers who made our Colonial Village Summer Picnic and Classic Car Show a special event.  The Lansing School District Visitor Center is a wonderful venue for our picnic.  We ate over 300 hotdogs, viewed … Continue reading

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Please Lock Garages and Car Doors

Earlier this month neighbors in the 1600/1700 block vicinity of Loraine left their garage door open and a snow blower and a lawnmower were stolen.  A blue pick-up truck was noticed in the neighborhood.  If you have any information about … Continue reading

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City of Lansing Introduces Facade Improvement Matching Grant Opportunity

LANSING, MI – The City of Lansing announced a new matching grant opportunity for commercial, mixed-use, and office spaces outside of the downtown area.   The Targeted Façade Improvement Matching Grant Program will provide up to $15,000 in one-to-one reimbursed matching funds … Continue reading

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CVNA Garden For Our Community Youth

Spring and summer bring thoughts of colorful and beautiful flowers and, oh yeah, fresh vegetables too.  Want your kids to have a summer of fun they won’t forget while learning where their food comes from too?  Check out the Colonial … Continue reading

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Deer Over Population in Parks and Neighborhoods

The Lansing Parks Board receives complaints throughout the year about deer in city parks and neighborhoods.  Park Board members have begun to study the issue and gather information.  “Our goal is to create scientifically sound data that will allow the … Continue reading

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Congratulations! To CVNA’s Writing Contest Winners

Prizes were awarded to contest winners.  Thank you to four young creative writers who submitted entries to the first CVNA writing contest.  The contest was for children ages (6-8) (8-11) and ages (12 & 13).  Each winner received a prize … Continue reading

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