Human Relations Commission holds first meeting

As one long process ends, another begins by Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (November 27, 2018) – The Lansing Human Relations Commission held its first meeting Tuesday night at the Lansing Police Department. The meeting included the reading of the commission’s mission and goals, planning the commission’s regular meeting schedule, and receiving a training session from a representative … Read more

Chicago agency offers $50 for daily travel info

by Josh Bootsma LANSING Ill. (November 19, 2018) – The Chicago Metropolitan Agency for Planning (CMAP) is offering $50 to anyone who takes a survey recounting their household’s travel on a specific day. The “My Daily Travel” survey can be taken by residents of Cook, DeKalb, DuPage, Grundy, Kane, Kendall, Lake, McHenry, and Will counties in … Read more

Illinois Department of Human Rights event planned at Lansing Public Library

November 7 event part of statewide Fairness and Equality Campaign by Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (October 26, 2018) – The Lansing Public Library will host “Introduction to the Illinois Department of Human Rights” on November 7 as part of the Illinois Bicentennial Fairness and Equality Campaign. Starting at 6:00pm on the library stage, an attorney … Read more

Lansing Fire Department introduces two new firefighters

by Josh Bootsma LANSING, Ill. (October 17, 2018) – New Lansing firefighter/paramedics Sebastian Koziel and Joseph LaPorta were introduced during Tuesday’s Village Board meeting. Interim Fire Chief Michael Templeman introduced his two newest firemen to the board, saying, “We’re glad to have you guys aboard.” Those present at the meeting applauded for Koziel and LaPorta, … Read more