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Transportation
12:39 pm
Tue October 9, 2012

Updating A2 Non-Motorized Plan

Ann Arbor's city council is considering updates to the city's non-motorized transportation plan.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Elections
12:37 pm
Tue October 9, 2012

LWV Election Forums

The League of Women Voters of the Ann Arbor area is taking its mission of voter education to cable t-v.  Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

News
11:53 am
Tue October 9, 2012

Ypsi School Board Prepares For Serious Budget Cuts

Ypsilanti public schools Superintendent Dedrick Martin
Bob Eccles

The Ypsilanti school board is making plans to consider serious budget cuts.  As WEMU's Bob Eccles reports, the plans hinge on what happens at the polls November 6th.

Ballot Proposals
9:20 am
Mon October 8, 2012

Forums Set on State Ballot Proposals

Eastern Michigan University is hosting a series of forums on the six state-wide proposals voters will see on their November ballots.   Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

Bike Parking
9:18 am
Mon October 8, 2012

Bicycle Parking Plan Pedals Forward

Ann Arbor's Downtown Development Authority is moving forward with a plan to provide some covered parking for bicycles in parking structures.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Environment
9:42 am
Fri October 5, 2012

First Friday Focus on the Environment

Land conservancies are the topic of October's First Friday Focus on the Environment from WEMU.

County Commissioners
9:46 am
Thu October 4, 2012

County Approves Tax Increase for Economic Development

The Washtenaw County board of commissioners has approved a slight increase in the tax for agriculture and economic development.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

County Commissioners
9:44 am
Thu October 4, 2012

County Details What Animal Control Services it wants from HSHV

The Washtenaw County board of commissioners has adopted policies from its animal control task force to be used as the basis for negotiations with the Humane Society of Huron Valley.

housing
9:41 am
Thu October 4, 2012

Baker Commons to get Energy Upgrades

An affordable housing development in downtown Ann Arbor is getting a new roof and other upgrades thanks to funds from the Downtown Development Authority.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Movies and more
9:38 am
Thu October 4, 2012

Cinema Chat

"Frankenweenie" is the word, and Michigan Theater Programming Director Amanda Bynum explains why on this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU.

News
10:25 pm
Wed October 3, 2012

Ann Arbor School Board Holds Work Session On Finances

Bob Eccles

The Ann Arbor school board last night held a work session to talk about financial goals for the coming year.  WEMU's Bob Eccles has the story.

Transportation
9:43 am
Wed October 3, 2012

County Wide Transit Authority Approved by AATA

The Ann Arbor Transportation Authority board has approved filing the articles of incorporation for a new county-wide transit authority.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Environment
9:40 am
Wed October 3, 2012

Issues of the Environment

Sizing up the health of Ann Arbor's trees.  Ann Arbor's Urban Forest and Natural Resources Planning Coordinator Kerry Grey is our guest on this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU.

News
11:03 pm
Tue October 2, 2012

Ypsi City Council Approves First Reading of Water and Sewer Rate Hike Measures.

YCUA interim Director Jeff Castro addresses Ypsilanti City Council.
Bob Eccles

Ypsilanti City Council is halfway toward approving higher water and sewer rates in the city.  WEMU's Bob Eccles has the story.

City government
9:37 am
Tue October 2, 2012

Citizens Committee Plan Tabled for Now

Ann Arbor city council member Mike Anglin says he still wants to create a citizens committee to proposed uses for city-owned parking structures in the downtown area.   Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Education
9:35 am
Tue October 2, 2012

WISD Taking Applications for New Consolidated Board

If you're interested in serving on a consolidated Ypsilanti-Willow Run school board, the Washtenaw Intermediate School District is taking applications.  Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

City government
9:32 am
Tue October 2, 2012

Council Approves Tax Abatement for Barricuda Networks

Ann Arbor's city council has approved a tax abatement for Barricuda Networks Corporation as the firm moves to its new downtown location.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

City government
9:29 am
Tue October 2, 2012

Hupy Named Public Services Area Administrator

Ann Arbor's city council has removed the 'interim' from the title of the Public Services Area Administrator.  Craig Hupy will fill the role on a permanent basis.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Transportation
9:33 am
Fri September 28, 2012

Taking County-Wide Transit Plan to the Next Level

Next week, the Ann Arbor Transportation Authority board will meet to consider taking the next steps toward creating a new county-wide transit authority.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Transportation
9:31 am
Fri September 28, 2012

Leadership Change at AATA

The Ann Arbor Transportation Authority has approved a 32-point-seven million dollar operating budget for the fiscal year that starts October first.  The AATA board also selected a new chair of the board Thursday night. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Arts and Culture
9:27 am
Fri September 28, 2012

Spotlight on Funding for Public Art

With a proposed millage to fund public art on the November ballot in Ann Arbor, Thursday's Concentrate Media speaker series focused on the overall topic of art in public place.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Live theater
1:07 pm
Thu September 27, 2012

From Rehearsals to Opening Night

The Glass Menagerie
http://www.performancenetwork.org/

Go behind the scenes with WEMU's Wendy Wright with the cast and director of the Performance Network's production of "The Glass Menagerie."

Movies and more
8:56 am
Thu September 27, 2012

Cinema Chat

Three Corpse Circus

An Oscar boycott?   Looper, Three Corpse Circus, the latest buzz from Hollywood, and much much more on this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU.

News
9:18 pm
Wed September 26, 2012

Election Inspectors Needed in Ypsilanti

Bob Eccles

With the November election rapidly approaching, the city of Ypsilanti is looking to fill some election-related positions.  WEMU's Bob Eccles has the story.

Environment
9:05 am
Wed September 26, 2012

Issues of the Environment

This spring's record-setting rainfall .
Angela Cesere | AnnArbor.com

Sizing up the effects of climate change in our area.  UofM research associate Evan Mallen is our guest on this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU.

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