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  • July 4th Celebration - HAPPY BIRTHDAY AMERICA!
  • Movies - Movies Every Friday in June-August at dark!
  • Utility Bill - Due the 15th of every month!

Music & Movies

28 April 2017

Movies in the ParkThe City of Eaton Rapids is excited to start the Summer "Movies in the Park After Dark" event!  This will be on Friday Nights this year click here for the movie schedule! We will also begin the "Music in the Park" at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday Nights, click here for the music schedule. See you at the Music & Movies at the Amphitheater located on Knight Street!!!!!

Mayor's Corner

19 July 2017

Mayor Steven PlatteMayor's Corner

The Eaton Rapids Outdoor Recreation Center (ORC) is open for business and ready to serve your outdoor needs.  With continually added options there is something for everyone.

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24 January 2017

City NewsletterCity Newsletter

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

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Yard Waste Facility Hours & Regulations

06 June 2017

Yard WasteThe City of Eaton Rapids Yard Waste Facility drop off located at 301 Market Street will be open Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 8:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m..  This is an effort to better serve residents and initiate better controls over the previous system.

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Area Wide Master Plan

17 May 2017

Police NewsThe City of Eaton Rapids, in conjunction with Eaton Rapids and Hamlin Townships, are pleased to make available to you the approved Area Wide Master Plan.  To see the Plan in its entirety, please click here.

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 6pm. All meetings are held at City Hall on the 2nd floor.

July 24th 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.

July 17th 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.

2016-2017 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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Thursday, July 20th - 7:00 p.m. Council of Governments at ER Township - CANCEL

Friday, July 21st - 7:30 a.m. LDFA Meeting - CANCEL

Monday, July 24th - 6:00 p.m. Council Meeting

Monday, August 7th - 5:00 p.m. Worksession

Monday, August 7th - 7:00 p.m. Planning Commission

Friday, August 11th - 7:00 a.m. DDA Meeting

Monday, August 14th - 9:30 a.m. Library Board

Monday, August 14th - 6:00 p.m. Council Meeting

Tuesday, August 15th - 7:00 p.m. Quality of Life Board

Monday, August 21st - 5:00 p.m. Worksession

Monday, August 28th - 6:00 p.m. Council Meeting

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