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Schools, Churches, Businesses, Government Offices Close

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(WLNS) - There have already been more than 100 cancellations for Monday and Tuesday, everything from schools, to businesses, to government offices.

Dozens of schools closed on Monday and others are already canceling classes for Tuesday. Michigan State University and community colleges in Jackson and Lansing are also closed. LCC, like MSU, says only essential staff should show up for work on Monday.

LCC also says orientation for international students will be changed from January 6th to January 8th.

Many state offices are closed Monday. Governor Snyder and local officials are asking people to not go outside.

The City of Lansing's 2014 inaugural ceremony set to take place Monday has been canceled. The Lansing City Council has also canceled their committee meeting for this evening. Meridian Township, Lansing Township, Delta Township, and Delhi Township offices will be closed, as well. 

If you planned on sending mail, the U.S. Post Office is operating their normal hours, but will only deliver if the pathway to the address is safe. 

Other closings include MSUFCU and the Capital Area Michigan Works! offices in Charlotte, Lansing and St. Johns. CP Federal Credit Union branches are closed Monday.

if you have a flight out of Lansing, the Capital Region International Airport says they are open. United Airline flights have been canceled. Delta has canceled one departure and one arrival. Their may be delays on other flights, so they say check for flight updates.

All YMCA Lansing branches are closed Monday.

Several medical centers have also closed. All Center for Family Health facilities in Jackson are closed. LifeWays Community Mental Health is closed. They advise if you're suffering from a mental health crisis, go to your local emergency room.

St. John's Baby Pantry is closed Tuesday in Clinton County.

The Adventist Community Service Center is closed Tuesday.

Granger trash pick-up and recycling will be delayed by one day for the remainder of the week.

Cascade Humane Society has canceled all surgery services for Monday.

The Charlotte Community Library will be closed on Monday.

Several churches have also canceled services.

 - Brokeside United Methodist Church in Jackson will not have a trustee meeting Tuesday

 - Jackson Co. Redeemer Lutheran Church is closed

If you need to go ANYWHERE, it's best to call ahead of time. However, it's advised to not travel at all unless it's absolutely necessary.

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