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8:32 am
Thu March 10, 2011

Mayor Skeptical of Emergency Manager Law

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti Mayor Paul Schreiber has a couple of major concerns about the emergency financial manager legislation making its way to Governor Snyder's desk. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
8:29 am
Thu March 10, 2011

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU, featuring the Executive Director of the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor, Russ Collins.

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WEMU Local
8:48 am
Wed March 9, 2011

Hotel and Conference Center Plan Moves Forward

Ann Arbor, MI – A plan to build a hotel and conference center above the underground parking structure next to Ann Arbor's downtown library has taken a step forward. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:44 am
Wed March 9, 2011

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU. Our guest this week is the Environmental Health Director at the Ann Arbor-based Ecology Center, Tracy Easthope.

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WEMU Local
7:59 am
Tue March 8, 2011

Improving Washtenaw Corridor

Ann Arbor, MI – Supporters of a proposed Washtenaw Avenue improvement authority say consistent zoning and infrastructure improvements between Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti could make Washtenaw Avenue more attractive to people and commerce. Ypsilanti Mayor Paul Schreiber spoke Monday night on behalf of the authority at an Ann Arbor city council public hearing on the matter. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
11:49 am
Mon March 7, 2011

Green to be Ann Arbor's New Schools Superintendent

Ann Arbor, MI – North Allegehny, Pennsylvania Superintendent Pat Green will be Ann Arbor public schools' next Superintendent. After nearly three hours of deliberations this weekend, the school board voted six to one for Green over Des Moines Chief Academic Officer Michael Munoz.
Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
10:23 am
Fri March 4, 2011

Jazzistry Rent Party Tonight at EMU

Ypsilanti, MI – Tonight is the annual "Jazzistry Rent Party" at the EMU Student Center. Vincent York discusses his life in music and the mission of "Jazzistry" with WEMU's Linda Yohn.

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WEMU Local
9:09 am
Fri March 4, 2011

Changes Coming in Sidewalk Repair Program

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor officials are proposing closing out the city's existing sidewalk repair program, and linking future sidewalk repairs to the local street millage. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:06 am
Fri March 4, 2011

First Friday Focus on the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to the March edition of WEMU's First Friday Focus on the Environment. The co-host of this monthly feature is the Executive Director of the League of Conservation Voters of Michigan, Lisa Wozniak. Our guest this month is the Director of the Great Lakes Office of the National Wildlife Federation, Andy Buchsbaum.

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WEMU Local
10:58 am
Thu March 3, 2011

Some County Per Diems Still Not Repaid

Washtenaw County, MI – A local attorney says he can't believe some Washtenaw County commissioners still have not repaid per diems they improperly received from the county. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
10:55 am
Thu March 3, 2011

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU, featuring the Executive Director of the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor, Russ Collins.

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WEMU Local
9:20 am
Wed March 2, 2011

Ypsilanti Facing Uncertain Financial Future

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti Mayor Paul Schreiber gave his state of the city speech at Tuesday night's city council meeting. The Mayor says it won't be long before the city finds itself in a budget hole it won't be able to fill. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:16 am
Wed March 2, 2011

Local Food Summit

Ypsilanti, MI – Year-round farming, food processing, and policy issues were all discussed at the third annual Local Food Summit held Tuesday at Washtenaw Community College. Over 300 attendees shared ideas on how to promote the local food movement in southeast Michigan. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:12 am
Wed March 2, 2011

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU. This week's guest is Tim Wiles, a member of the board of the Michigan Barn Preservation Network.

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WEMU Local
9:28 am
Tue March 1, 2011

Schreiber to Give State of the City Address Tonight

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti Mayor Paul Schreiber gives his state of the city address tonight. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:25 am
Tue March 1, 2011

Fraser to Leave Ann Arbor for State Government

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor City Administrator Roger Fraser is leaving his post with the city to take a position with state government. Fraser made the announcement at the end of Monday night's city council work session. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:21 am
Tue March 1, 2011

School Board to Choose Next Superintendent This Weekend

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor' school board will likely choose the district's next Superintendent this weekend, but will first seek more community input. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:13 am
Thu February 24, 2011

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU, featuring the Executive Director of the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor, Russ Collins.

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WEMU Local
10:02 am
Wed February 23, 2011

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU. This week's guest is the Housing Director for Habitat for Humanity of Huron Valley, Rob Nissly.

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WEMU Local
7:58 am
Tue February 22, 2011

Saline District Bond Issue Vote Today

Saline, MI – Voters in the Saline school district will decide a bond issue today. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
10:39 am
Mon February 21, 2011

Field of Superintendent Candidates Down to Three

Ann Arbor, MI – A group of Ann Arbor school board members will be visiting the districts where the three finalists to be Ann Arbor's next superintendent currently work. Last Friday, the board trimmed the field of candidates to three. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
12:32 pm
Fri February 18, 2011

Snyder Budget Plan Would Add to Ypsilanti Schools Financial Woes

Ypsilanti, MI – Michigan Governor Rick Snyder's budget proposal includes a 300-dollar per-pupil cut in funding for K-12 education. That's not sitting well with the Superintendent of the Ypsilanti school district. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:13 am
Fri February 18, 2011

Bus and Rail Option Taking Lead in AATA Master Plan Development

Ann Arbor, MI – As the Ann Arbor Transportation Authority nears the end of 20 planned community forums on the development of a transit master plan, one option appears to have the most support. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
12:34 pm
Thu February 17, 2011

Superintendent Candidate Interviews Continue - Part 4

Ann Arbor, MI – The Ann Arbor school board interviewed three candidates who want to become the district's next superintendent yesterday, including the assistant superintendent for the Baltimore County schools. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
12:33 pm
Thu February 17, 2011

Superintendent Candidate Interviews Continue - Part 3

Ann Arbor, MI – The Ann Arbor school board interviewed three candidates who want to become the district's next superintendent yesterday, including the superintendent of Oregon Trail schools, Shelley Redinger. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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