Thomas D. Norris
Thom has lived in the City of Eaton Rapids since 1984. Thom is a graduate of Everett High School and also attended Lansing Community College where he majored in Criminal Justice.
Thom purchased his first home in Eaton Rapids in 1990 and began getting involved in the community at that point. Thom's philosophy is that "you give where you live".
Thom joined the Eaton Rapids Township Fire Department in 1989 and served the Department for 5 years.
Thom was also a member of the Eaton Rapids Planning Commission and served on this Board for 4 years. At this point, after getting his feet wet on the Planning Commission, Thom decided to move on to the City Council. Thom started serving on Council in 1996, as Precinct 1 Council Representative. Thom served the City of Eaton Rapids in this capacity until 2006, when he resigned due to the demands from his job. After a few years off, Thom decided to run again in 2011, and was elected as Precinct 3 Council Representative, where he began serving in 2012.
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.
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Friday, June 21st - 10:00 p.m. Movie at the Amphitheater - Life of Pi
Saturday, June 22nd - Dam Festival
Thursday, June 27th - 7:00 p.m. Music at the Amphitheater - Media Band
Friday, June 28th - 10:00 p.m. Movie at the Ampitheater - The Hobbit
Friday and Saturday, July 26th and 27th - Murder Mystery Dinner at the Miller House from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
Friday, August 16th - Medical Center Foundation Golf Outing at Eldorado Golf Course, call 663-9524 for more information
Saturday, October 5th - Fall Festival at the Miller Farm