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CVNA Neighborhood Garage Sale Date Set For June 10

The CVNA Annual Garage Sale will be held June 10, 2017, 9:00am – 4:00 pm.  CVNA will advertise the neighborhood-wide sale.  Each participating household will hold their own sale.  Look for many locations in the area from Martin Luther King … 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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CVNA Picnic August 16, 2017

Mark your calendars.  Bring your family to the annual CVNA Picnic on August 16, 2017.  Plan on having lots of fun, food and more.  Picnic will be held at Elmhurst School on Gordon Ave. and Pattengill Street.  Volunteers are needed … Continue reading

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Winter 2017 CVNA Meeting

The first 2017 meeting of the Colonial Village Neighborhood Association (CVNA) was held on February 15, 2017 at Grace United Methodist Church.  The open forum attended by over 30 neighbors was called to support the continuation of CVNA and to … 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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What Do You Know About CVNA History?

CVNA History:  Did you ever wonder when, why and how CVNA got started?  Who started it and what was the purpose?  Get answers to these questions and much more by reading the association’s history, years 1998 – 2016, recently written … Continue reading

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CVNA October Newletter

CVNA Newsletter, October edition, was delivered to each home in Colonial Village Neighborhood.  If you didn’t receive your copy, click here, for latest copy.  Sign up here to receive CVNA’s electronic newsletter for more frequent information and news in the Community.

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Lansing Snow Ordinance

Lansing’s Snow Ordinance requires homeowners to  clear sidewalks the full width of the sidewalk and, if on a corner, clear snow and ice on the corner property as well.  Call 517-483-4161 for additional information or to lodge a complaint about snow and … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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