jackson national life http://michiganradio.org en Jackson National Life expansion moving forward after Lansing city council approves agreement http://michiganradio.org/post/jackson-national-life-expansion-moving-forward-after-lansing-city-council-approves-agreement <p>An insurance company’s planned $100 million expansion in Ingham County took an important step forward Monday night.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Lansing City Council approved an agreement with a neighboring township which allows the city to collect taxes from the new Jackson National Life headquarters expansion. In exchange, the township would receive some city services.</span></p> Tue, 06 Aug 2013 15:00:05 +0000 Steve Carmody 13847 at http://michiganradio.org Jackson National Life expansion moving forward after Lansing city council approves agreement Lansing's mayor wants a third term http://michiganradio.org/post/lansings-mayor-wants-third-term <p>Lansing Mayor Virg Bernero says he wants four more years in office. He formally announced his campaign today.&nbsp;</p><p>“I’m telling you folks … Lansing is on the verge,” the partisan crowd groaned, and then laughed, as Virg Bernero joked at his campaign kickoff.</p> Fri, 10 May 2013 18:00:39 +0000 Steve Carmody 12519 at http://michiganradio.org Lansing's mayor wants a third term Insurance company expansion giving Lansing's economy a big boost http://michiganradio.org/post/insurance-company-expansion-giving-lansings-economy-big-boost <p>Jackson National Life Insurance Company says it plans to spend $100 million on a new office complex in Lansing.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The life insurance and annuities company is headquartered in the capital city.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The expansion will add a thousand jobs of all types.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Mike Wells is Jackson National’s president. He says their growing business has outgrown the complex they built a decade ago.</span></p> Tue, 30 Apr 2013 16:26:06 +0000 Steve Carmody 12340 at http://michiganradio.org Insurance company expansion giving Lansing's economy a big boost