Moores Park 2017 Candidates Forum – October 25

The MPNO is proud to present a public forum for the 4th Ward, At Large, and Mayoral candidates for the upcoming November 7th City General Election. This is an opportunity for candidates to introduce themselves to the residents of Moores Park and address issues which effect the Moores Park neighborhood and Lansing in general.

The forum is on Wednesday, October 25 at the St. Casimir Church on Barnes Ave, Lansing, MI from 6-8pm. Please take this opportunity to come and hear candidates speak as well as participate in an open forum period.

If you have specific questions please submit them in advance at Questions can be submitted from Wednesday October 11th until Wednesday October 18th.

Please note that MPNO does not endorse any candidate for political office and all 4th Ward, At Large, and Mayoral candidates were invited to attend this forum.

Pumpkin Painting at the Farmer’s Market – Oct 12


Come out to the South Lansing Farmer’s Market at the St. Casimir Church on October 12 at 5:30pm for a neighborhood pumpkin painting event starting at 5:30pm! We’ll paint pumpkins from Needmore Strange Produce Company.

Needmore Strange Produce is selling their pumpkins 2 for $5 this season! Don’t miss out on picking out a few. They also sell a variety of seasonal fruits, vegetables and meat including zucchini, butternut squash, peppers, tomatoes, broccoli, cauliflower, chicken and pork.

Join us for the fun. The MPNO will be buying the first 24 pumpkins for anyone participating so you can paint for free! We’ll also be providing cider and donuts!

Neighborhood Curbside Trash Clean-Up Sept. 30

correct-pile-sizeCART trucks will be here beginning early in the morning on September 30.  All items must be on the curb Saturday morning and do not put them out before 5pm Friday, September 29.

This clean-­up is for Moores Park residents ONLY. Bikes, bed frames, plastic toys, televisions, and toilets are among the items that will be picked up. Download the complete guidelines >>

We still need a couple volunteers! If you can help please contact Natalie at or Matthias at

MPNO recommendation for the Moores Park Pavilion

Please read the MPNO recommendation for the Moores Park Pavilion (pdf). This was reviewed and approved at the MPNO September 13 meeting. The opinions and survey summaries represented in the letter are based on respondents who live within the Moores Park Neighborhood geographic boundaries.

If you have any questions please contact MPNO President Mike Prohaska at