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  • City Hall Closed - April 3rd on Good Friday!
  • Easter - Sunday, April 5th....Have a Hoppy Easter!

City Hall Offices Closed

Offices ClosedFriday, April 3rd, City Offices will be closed.

Historical Society Bake Sale

Bake SaleEaton Rapids Historical Society will be hosting the Annual Bake Sale on Saturday, April 4th from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m.  Come and get all of your goodies home baked for Easter!  For more information visit www.eatonrapidshistory.com

Top 5 Things To Do in ER-April!

Top 5 in ERAre you Bored?  Tired of doing the same old...same old?  Trying to make that dollar stretch further?  Well here are some fun ideas that you can do during the month of April right here in Eaton Rapids!

Spring Clean Up in Eaton Rapids

Aerial ViewEaton Rapids and Granger Trash Service are glad to sponsor the "Spring Clean Up Day" in the City of Eaton Rapids.  This will be held on Saturday, May 16th from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. in the Wastewater Treatment Plant Parking area located at 300 Market Street.  Dumpsters will be available for residents to get rid of all of their unwanted "junk".  Certain items will not be accepted.  For a complete listing stop by City Hall.

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ER Baseball and Softball Leagues

27 February 2015

For the love of the game.....For the love of the game.....Eaton Rapids sponsored Youth Baseball and Softball Leagues are committed to teach the game in a fun, non-competitive and instructional atmosphere.  We are focused on improving the ability of every player while enhancing the experience for every family.  Our efforts create a passion for the game that will last a lifetime.

Players ages 4 to 12 have the opportunity to participate in baseball and softball in a variety of levels including T-Ball, Coach Pitch, Player Pitch and ASA Girls Fast Pitch.

The league is based on individual registrations, with balanced teams created through skills clinics.  Volunteer coaches are needed at all levels.

Click Here to Register


20 February 2015

City NewsletterCity Newsletter

Welcome to your town.....Eaton Rapids!  Attached you will find the Connecting Eaton Rapids Newsletter! 

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Who's Who in Eaton Rapids

19 May 2014

GazeboEngraved Bricks on the Island!

The City of Eaton Rapids would like to remind you about the "Buy A Brick" program!  Originally there were just over 9,500 bricks laid on the Island, from the crosswalk to the Gazebo.  Many have been replaced with engraved bricks.....862 to be exact! 

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Police News

20 March 2015

Police NewsTwitter, Tubmlr, Secret, Whisper....If you're a social media person you probably know all about these phone applications or "apps", what they are an what they do.  If you're not, then talking about these things can be like speaking another language.


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News from the State

17 January 2014

SnyderLANSING, Mich. — Michigan will fuel its impressive comeback through innovations such as a statewide system for training and educating skilled technicians, attracting global talent and reinventing the way in which services to residents in need are provided, Gov. Rick Snyder said in his fourth State of the State address.

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Quick Links

Council Agendas

Council agenda's are posted to the website by Friday around 12:00pm. Our meeting schedule is a Work Session on the 1st and 3rd Monday's at 5pm and Council Meetings on the 2nd and 4th Monday's at 7pm. All meetings are held at City Hall on the 2nd floor.

April 6th Agenda

Archive Agenda's

Council Minutes

The City of Eaton Rapids maintains the minutes of all official meetings. Below is a link to the most recent meeting minutes along with a link to our minutes archive.

March 23rd Minutes

Archived Minutes

City Charter

The City of Eaton Rapids... The link below will take you to the Eaton Rapids City Charter.  Please be advised that the Complete and Official copy is available at City Hall.

City Charter

Recent City Charter Amendments

City Code

The City of Eaton Rapids has many ordinances to keep our citizens safe. The link below will take you to the Eaton Rapids City Code and Ordinances

City Code

City Budget

The City of Eaton Rapids budget is from July 1st to June 30th of each year. Below is a link to the current year's budget.

2014-2015 Budget

City Map

The City of Eaton Rapids is home to many wonderful parks, walking trails and businesses. The link below will take you to a map of the city to help you get there. Over the next couple of months we will introduce a more interactive map.

City Map


The DDA (Downtown Development Authority) meets on the 2nd Friday at 7am at City Hall. Below are the most recent meeting minutes.

DDA Agenda

DDA Minutes


The LDFA (Local Development Finance Authority) meets as needed.  Meetings are generally held on Friday morning's at 7:30am at City Hall. Below is a link to the most recent meeting minutes

LDFA Agenda

LDFA Minutes

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Monday, April 6th - 5:00 p.m. Council Worksession

Friday, April 10th - 7:00 a.m. DDA Meeting

Monday, April 13th - 9:30 a.m. Library Board Meeting

Monday, April 13th - 7:00 p.m. City Council Meeting

Thursday, April 16th - 7:00 p.m. COG Meeting at Public Library

Monday, April 20th - 5:00 p.m. Council Worksession

Tuesday, April 21st - 7:00 p.m. Parks Board Meeting

Monday, April 27th - 7:00 p.m. City Council Meeting

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