Eaton Rapids won the Best Small Town in Michigan in a competition held by the Lansing State Journal!
Nominated for the "historic, quaint, and charming" category, Eaton Rapids was listed along with three other Michigan towns in this category. The city then went toe-to-toe with 15 other small towns in Michigan in a bracket-style competition. Other towns included, Charlevoix, Saugatuck, South Haven, Frankenmuth and St. Ignace, to name a few, and in the end, it came down to Eaton Rapids vs. Charlevoix, with Eaton Rapids winning by only SIX votes. So Congratulations, Eaton Rapids, on an award well-deserved! Click here to read the Lansing State Journal article.