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Music & Movies in the Park

Music & Movies in the ParkThe 2016 Summer Music and Movies in the Park will begin soon!  All events will be held at the Amphitheater, with the concerts being held on Thursday from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m., and Movies on Friday beginning at dusk!  This is a FREE event and is sponsored by AT&T!  See your Utility Bill for the schedule!

Top 5 Things To Do in ER-August!

Top 5 in ERAre you Bored?  Tired of doing the same old...same old?  Trying to make that dollar stretch further?  Well here are some fun ideas that you can do right here in Eaton Rapids!

Car Show

Car ShowCome downtown ER every Wednesday night and see the classic cars that line the streets!  Very cool grass roots event!

Road construction continues...

ConstructionThe State Street road construction project has started!  State Street is now closed from Greyhound Drive to John B. Davidson Drive.  The construction will include a complete road removal, new storm drains, curbs, sidewalks and road surface.  Please take an alternate route!!!!!

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Music & Movies

01 June 2016

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!!!!!


22 January 2016

City NewsletterCity Newsletter

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

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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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Police News

18 December 2015

Police NewsOn December 5th, Eaton Rapids Police in partnership with Eaton Rapids Fire participated in the annual Fill-A-Cop-Car food drive.  The event annually collects non-perishable food products to support local food banks during this very important time of year.


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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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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.

August 22nd 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.

August 22nd 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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Tuesday, September 6th - 5:00 p.m. Council Worksession

Tuesday, September 6th - 7:00 p.m. Planning Commission

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

Monday, September 12th - 9:30 a.m. Library Board

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

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

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

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