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 by CVNA’s volunteer historian and past president Anita Beavers.

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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 ice covered sidewalks. If not removed and there is a complaint about snow or ice on the property, the City will send someone out to check.  If the snow and ice is not cleared a  sticker will be placed on the door giving the homeowner an
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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 House is one vote away from becoming law. domain links . This law will enable phone companies to eliminate landline service with only 90 days’ notice starting in 2017. AARP, 911 Responders, Sheriffs Associations and many others are against
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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 Storm Outage Credit form. analysis of website . domain links . day-trips internet use statistics . hosting information . check links translate .
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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 simple as that.  You will be given an opportunity to sign up to have daily reports sent to your email address. Find out other resources available to you at CVNAnews.com/resources According to CrimeMapping.com there have been several motor vehicle
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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.  A second sign is located in Front of the ValueLand Market which is located on Mt. Hope between Boston and Martin Luther King Blvd. Buses will also serve the neighborhood just south of the shopping center, with a bus stop on Lenore west of Pattengill. 
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CVNA Elects New Officers

The Colonial Village Neighborhood Association November 20 meeting was abuzz with excitement as 2014 officers were elected.  Although the next Association meeting will not be until February 19, 2014, the new officers term will begin in January 2014. The new officers are:  Shawn Cox, President; Laura Ford, Vice President; Suzanne Salay, Treasurer; Sara Weeden, Secretary; Michael Morosky, Area One Representative; Katie VanDorn, Area Two Representative; Dale Copedge, Area Three Representative.  
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The Making Of Halloween

If you missed getting out in the neighborhood on Halloween due to the weather, here is a look at one neighbors house decorations from beginning to end.  Making memories for the kids with the scariest house on the block. analysis of website domain links . . day-trips internet use statistics . hosting information check links . translate .
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CVNA’s 13th Annual Meet The Candidates

CVNA’s 13th Annual Meet the Candidates Night was held Wednesday, September 18, 2013, earlier than previous years, due to the increasing number of residents who vote by absentee ballot.  The purpose of this event is to provide attendees an opportunity to actually meet the candidates, address their concerns and ask questions that will give them an opportunity to decide who the best candidate is for them and the City of Lansing.  A welcome reception was held from 6:00-7:00 p.m. followed by a
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