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Spring Clean-up

23 March 2015

Spring Clean-upThe City of Eaton Rapids along with Granger will be having the Annual "Dejunking Day" at 300 Market Street at the Waste Water Treatment Plant.  The Spring Cleanup will be on Saturday, May 16th from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.! Granger WILL NOT accept:  Lead acid batteries; sewage; yard trimmings; whole tires; hazardous waste; liquids; radioactive materials; drums/barrels which are not empty; compressed gas cylinders; appliances with freon; any container with a hazardous waste label; ignitable, corrosive, reactive or toxic materials; medical wastes; asbestos; computer equipment.

The City will also be offering a recycling opportunity for you to turn in your old working refrigerators, freezers or window air conditioners for a rebate under our Energy Optimization Program.  You will need to bring a copy of your Utility Bill along with your old working appliance.

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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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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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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Police News

29 April 2015

Police NewsChange, it's inevitable.  Like most things in life it happens whether we like it or not.  If you have not noticed we here at ERPD have been struck by change as well.  Some you can't see and some of it is more evident.


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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.

May 4th 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.

May 4th 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, May 4th - 5:00 p.m. Council Worksession

Tuesday, May 5th - City Hall Closed, Election at the Public Safety Facility!

Friday, May 8th - 7:00 a.m. DDA Meeting

Monday, May 11th - 9:30 a.m. Library Board Meeting

Monday, May 11th - 7:00 p.m. City Council Meeting

Monday, May 18th - 5:00 p.m. Council Worksession

Tuesday, May 19th - 7:00 p.m. Park Board Meeting

Tuesday, May 26th - 7:00 p.m. City Council Meeting

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