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DOWNTOWN LANSING NEWS
January 20, 2015Restaurant Mediteran to close in March
For a decade, Restaurant Mediteran has served some of the best spinach pie, schnitzel, and homemade German noodles in the city.
But, in March, its founders are retiring and the downtown Lansing eatery will close its doors.
Read more: http://www.lansingstatejournal.com/story/news/local/2015/01/20/restaurant-mediteran-close-march/22055229/ Read More
December 31, 2014Capitol could get $88M Welcome Center by 2017
By fall 2017, the Michigan Capitol building could see a new $88 million Welcome Center and a new park on its west lawn in what would be the biggest renovation to the statehouse and grounds in 22 years.
Read more: http://www.freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/2014/12/30/michigan-capitol-welcome-center/21083573/ Read More
December 17, 2014State to invest $2.5M in The Outfield project in Lansing
LANSING -- The state is spending $2.5 million to help private developers build as many as 84 apartments in the outfield of a downtown Lansing ballpark.
The Michigan Strategic Fund, an arm of the Michigan Economic Development Corp., this week approved the last key financing piece developer Pat Gillespie needed to build The... Read More
Michigan's capital city welcomes 1.5 million visitors a year. Filled with over 1,000 businesses, downtown Lansing contains a diverse array of galleries, retail stores and restaurants; many of Michigan's most prominent law firms, lobbyists, and other professional offices. Downtown is also home to state and local government, three higher education facilities, a minor league baseball team, a convention center, a diverse collection of non-profit organizations, and a budding residential community.