12 January 2015
The Eaton Rapids Business and Professional Women's Club (BPW) will be awarding three $1,000 college scholarships to women who are continuing their education and are residents in the Eaton Rapids School District. Applicants must be 25 years of age or older and currently enrolled in an accredited college program.
Through its fundraising efforts, the Eaton Rapids BPW Club has awarded college scholarships for more than fifty years to local women who have returned to school in order to make a better life for themselves and their families. Over the years this program has provided much needed assistance to many deserving women in the Eaton Rapids area.
The Eaton Rapids BPW scholarship application can be downloaded from the homepage of the Business and Professional Women's Michigan wesite at www.bpw-michigan.org or by calling Janet Davidson at (517) 663-8558.
The deadline for submitting the scholarship application is March 31, 2015.
Who's Who in Eaton Rapids
19 May 2014
Engraved 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!
20 February 2015
Welcome to your town.....Eaton Rapids! Attached you will find the Connecting Eaton Rapids Newsletter!
News from the State
17 January 2014
LANSING, 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.
04 February 2015
Hello Eaton Rapids Community!!! February is upon us and old man winter just smacked us in the face, spurring some time off for our Greyhounds. It reminds me of a conversation I had with a school counselor following a couple days off that district had due to an ice storm and no electricity.
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.
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.
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.
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
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.
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.
The DDA (Downtown Development Authority) meets on the 2nd Friday at 7am at City Hall. Below are the most recent meeting minutes.
Talk of the Town
Monday, February 23rd - 7:00 p.m. City Council Meeting
Monday, March 2nd - 5:00 p.m. Council Worksession
Monday, March 2nd - 7:00 p.m. Planning Commission
Monday, March 9th - 10:30 a.m. Library Board
Monday, March 9th - 7:00 p.m. City Council Meeting
Wednesday, March 11th - 7:00 p.m. Zoning Board of Appeals
Friday, March 13th - 7:00 a.m. DDA Meeting
Monday, March 16th - 5:00 p.m. Council Worksession
Tuesday, March 17th - 7:00 p.m. Parks Board Meeting
Monday, March 23rd - 7:00 p.m. City Council Meeting