Ann Arbor's controversial crosswalk ordinance has gotten a lot of attention across the city, but a task force is looking to address all issues around pedestrian safety. They're asking for help from the community to understand the issue fully.
89.1 WEMU's Andrew Cluley reports on efforts to learn more about pedestrian safety concerns in Ann Arbor.
Local efforts to restore Ypsilanti's historic Freighthouse have entered a new phase. Ypsilanti City Council Member Pete Murdock is calling on the city and local organizations to help finish restoring the building.
Those efforts stalled after a State Historic Preservation Grant fell through.
Ypsilanti Downtown Development Authority, city government and other local groups had previously pledged to contribute to the project if the grant was awarded.
The decision not to indict the police officer that killed Missouri teenager Michael Brown has led to rallies across the country, including several here in Washtenaw County. Members of By Any Means Necessary believe racism is a problem in police departments across the nation.
89.1 WEMU's Andrew Cluley reports on By Any Means Necessary's rally on the University of Michigan Diag over the decision not to indict a Missouri police officer for killing teenager Michael Brown.
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