ecology center http://wemu.org en Environmental Benefits To Passage Of Proposed Ann Arbor Area Transportation Millage http://wemu.org/post/environmental-benefits-passage-proposed-ann-arbor-area-transportation-millage <p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/144053170&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p></p><p><span style="font-family: monospace;">Overview</span><br style="font-family: monospace;" /><br style="font-family: monospace;" /><span style="font-family: monospace;">On&nbsp;</span><span class="Object" id="OBJ_PREFIX_DWT484_com_zimbra_date" style="color: rgb(0, 0, 139); cursor: pointer; font-family: monospace;">May 6th</span><span style="font-family: monospace;">, voters in Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti, and Ypsilanti Township will weigh in on a ballot proposal for new 0.7 mill property tax to pay for expanded public transportation services, primarily AAATA busing.</span><br style="font-family: monospace;" /> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 08:29:03 +0000 David Fair 44113 at http://wemu.org Environmental Benefits To Passage Of Proposed Ann Arbor Area Transportation Millage Issues of the Environment: Clean Energy http://wemu.org/post/issues-environment-clean-energy <p>Weighing the pros and cons of incentive-based energy programs.&nbsp; David Wright is the Clean Energy Program Director at the Ann Arbor-based Ecology Center, and he's our guest on this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU.</p><p></p> Wed, 30 Jan 2013 13:39:43 +0000 David Fair 24876 at http://wemu.org Issues of the Environment: Clean Energy Study Finds Toxic Chemicals in Couches http://wemu.org/post/study-finds-toxic-chemicals-couches <p>A recent study found 85 percent of couches tested contained toxic chemicals that are linked to cancer.&nbsp; WEMU's Andrew Cluley reports on local efforts to make couches safer.</p><p></p> Thu, 29 Nov 2012 13:51:34 +0000 Andrew Cluley 22553 at http://wemu.org