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Preparations are expected to begin this week for a quarter billion dollar mixed-use development on the border of Lansing and East Lansing.

Lansing Mayor Andy Schor says workers will be begin clearing the 36 acre site of the $270 million Red Cedar Development Project. A ground breaking is expected next month.

Artist rendering of proposed Red Cedar development.
Continental/Ferguson LLC

Lansing’s City Council voted unanimously Monday night to approve a purchase and development agreement of a new mixed-use development project on land along the Red Cedar River. Construction could start as early as spring of 2019.

The land is the site of the former Red Cedar Golf Course, but the city has been talking about building something new on it since at least 2011.