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  • Spring Clean-up - Saturday, May 17th from 9:00 to 1:00!
  • Utility Bill - Due the 15th of every month!
  • Easter - Sunday, April 20th....Have a Hoppy Easter!


Who's Who in Eaton Rapids

20 January 2014

Deputy TreasurerMarrie Jo Drake

The City of Eaton Rapids would like to introduce our newest employee, Deputy Treasurer Marrie Jo Drake.  Marrie Jo started with the City back in November of 2013 to replace Deputy Treasurer Carla Mazur who retired with the City in December of 2013.  Marrie Jo has many years of Municipal training as she was previously employed with the Village of Lake Odessa. 

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Spring Clean-up

26 March 2014

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 17th from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 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.

Community Spotlight...

03 January 2014

CRG DirectoriesCRG Directories

Welcome to your town.....Eaton Rapids!  Did you know that CRG Directories has been serving the citizens of Eaton Rapids for over 22 years?

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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

03 February 2014

Police News

Hello Eaton Rapids Community!!!  First, I want to thank the City Council for giving me this great opportunity to lead the Eaton Rapids Police Department.  I am very excited to be returning home to Eaton County and look forward to many years serving as your Chief of Police. 

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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 21st 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.

 April 14th 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.

2013-2014 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, April 17th - 7:00 p.m. COG Meeting at Hamlin Township

Monday, April 21st - 5:00 p.m. City Council Worksession

Monday, April 28th - 7:00 p.m. City Council Meeting

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

Monday, May 5th - 7:00 p.m. Planning Commission

Friday, May 9th - 7:00 a.m. DDA Meeting

Monday, May 12th - 10:30 a.m. Library Board Meeting

Monday, May 12th - 7:00 p.m. City Council Meeting

Saturday, May 17th - Michigan One Room Schoolhouse Association Annual Meeting at the Miller Farm

Monday, May 19th - 5:00 p.m. City Council Worksession

Tuesday, May 20th - 7:00 p.m. Parks Board Meeting

Saturday, May 24th - History on Foot for the GAR Museum, for info call 517-256-9460

Tuesday, May 27th - 7:00 p.m. City Council Meeting

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