Andy Schor

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In a Facebook post, Lansing mayor Andy Schor condemned President Donald Trump's racist comments against four congresswomen of color. 

People marching in front of the capitol building in Lansing, Michigan
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On Saturday, the Michigan Pride Festival celebrated its 30th year in Lansing. Upbeat music and rainbow flags were spread out throughout march, which began on Grand Avenue and ended on the steps of the State Capitol building. Those in attendance included drag queens, local politicians, several churches and many families.

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Lansing Mayor Andy Schor has announce a reorganization of his office.

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Lansing Mayor Andy Schor has issued his first veto, for a modification the city council made to his proposed budget. 


The primary for Lansing City Council candidates is Tuesday. Voters will be tasked with narrowing the field of candidates on the ballot before the general election in November.
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The Lansing City Council has passed Mayor Andy Schor’s 2020 fiscal year budget. Missing from the approved budget is the Mayor’s renewable energy proposal. 


Lansing City Hall
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The City of Lansing wants to power city buildings with 100 percent renewable energy by this July, says Lansing Mayor Andy Schor.


In a strongly worded press release, Lansing mayor Andy Schor addressed several points made in an open letter by former fire chief Randy Talifarro regarding the mayor's leadership and racial diversity within the department.


Mayor Andy Schor declared a "Snow Emergency" for the City of Lansing Monday, imposing travel restrictions and shuttering city offices and courts for the day.
Abigail Censky, WKAR

Lansing Mayor Andy Schor declared a snow emergency Monday morning  bracing for hours of snow and single-digit temperatures later in the week. Shortly thereafter, Governor Gretchen Whitmer, ordered that the all state government offices performing non-essential functions would close at 10 a.m. and all state employees would go home. The State Capitol building was also closed.


I-96 snow winter
WKAR-MSU

Heavy snow has led to the closure of Michigan's state government, including the Capitol building and legislative offices. They're due to reopen Tuesday.

Gretchen Whitmer, Andy Schor
WKAR-MSU

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer will deliver her first State of the State address on Feb. 5. Meanwhile, Lansing mayor Andy Schor will deliver his second State of the City address on Feb. 6.

Turkish Auto Supplier Opens In Lansing

Oct 5, 2018
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A Turkish manufacturing company is launching its first North American warehouse in Lansing with business starting as soon as next month.


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If you’ve gone walking around Lansing over the past couple of weeks, you might have seen something on the sidewalk: Poetry. WKAR’s Jamie Paisley has more about this public art, the Lansing Sidewalk Poetry project.


September 11 Lansing
Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU

Ceremonies remembering the 9/11 terrorist attacks are scheduled Tuesday across Michigan.

Lansing City Market
Reginald Hardwick / WKAR-MSU

During Monday's Lansing City council meeting, mayor Andy Schor will propose to the council to end a ballot initiative to sell the Lansing City Market while it decides what to do with the property. Last week, WKAR's Reginald Hardwick talked with Mayor Schor in his office about the future of the market, which sits next to the Lansing Convention Center.


WLNS-TV Lansing (WKAR media partner)

After a woman and her child died in a fire at a Lansing public housing complex, the city of Lansing is posting its inspection reports for public viewing.


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