Lansing to honor local business owners and volunteers

LANSING, MI — Volunteers, downtown business owners and local community partners in the Capital City will gather this Wednesday (August 31) at Impression 5 Science Center, to be honored for the positive contributions they’ve made during this transformative time in downtown Lansing.

The Evening of Excellence is Downtown Lansing Inc.’s (DLI’s) annual meeting celebration honoring local individuals and businesses who’ve made a positive impact in the downtown community.

“This important event is all about celebrating the people and places who proudly call Downtown Lansing home. Whether it is through their leadership of downtown programming, planning events, beautifying the district, or thoughtfully and carefully planning for the future – the individuals and businesses in our downtown community are helping lead Downtown Lansing through a transformative time, making a lasting positive impact on our city,” said Cathleen Edgerly, Downtown Lansing Inc. Executive Director.

Ten awardees will be recognized, including the Volunteer of the Year, Best New Business, and key community partners, according to a press release. Doors open at 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday