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WEMU Local
10:40 am
Wed November 26, 2008

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring an update on mass transit projects in southeast Michigan from the Director of Transportation Riders United (TRU), Megan Owens.

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WEMU Local
10:36 am
Wed November 26, 2008

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
8:47 am
Tue November 25, 2008

School Board Hears Search Firm Pitch

Ypsilanti, MI – An organization that wants the job of helping to find the Ypsilanti school district's next superintendent made its pitch to the school board Monday night.
Hear more in this story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
10:18 am
Mon November 24, 2008

EMU's Pray-Harold Renovation Moves Forward

Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University officials hope to push forward quickly on the 42 million dollar renovation of the Pray-Harold classroom building. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:03 am
Fri November 21, 2008

EMU Inaugurates New President

Ypsilanti, MI – Though she's been on the job since early July, Eastern Michigan University President Dr. Susan Martin was formally inaugurated Thursday. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
4:28 am
Fri November 21, 2008

EMU Can Help State's Economy Recover

Ypsilanti, MI – Each month, Eastern Michigan University President Susan Martin stops by WEMU to update progress in a variety of areas at EMU. Click on the audio icon above to hear this month's interview with WEMU's David Fair.

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WEMU Local
8:53 am
Thu November 20, 2008

Townships May Face Increased Police Patrol Costs

Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County communities that contract for police services from the Sheriff's department may get a one year extension, with a two-percent price increase.
The county commissioners' ways and means committee has approved the extension. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:49 am
Thu November 20, 2008

Football Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU, featuring coach Dave Fair and coach Russ Collins as they talk a little bit about movies, and a lot about 'the game'.

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WEMU Local
3:18 am
Thu November 20, 2008

Inauguration of EMU President Susan Martin

Ypsilanti, MI – Click the audio icon above to hear the inauguration speech of Eastern Michigan University President, Dr. Susan Martin.

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WEMU Local
9:10 am
Wed November 19, 2008

EMU Breaks Ground for Science Complex

Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University held groundbreaking ceremonies Tuesday for the renovation and expansion of the Mark Jefferson science building. The 90-million dollar project will renovate the existing facility and add 72-thousand square feet to the building. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:06 am
Wed November 19, 2008

Council Refines Water Street Project

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's city council has approved two more resolutions dealing with the stalled Water Street project. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:00 am
Wed November 19, 2008

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring the Chairperson of the Michigan Recycling Partnership and Director of Government and Regulatory Affairs for Spartan Stores, Mary Dechow, and the Executive Director of the Ecology Center, Mike Garfield. The two debate competing plans for expanding Michigan's bottle deposit law.

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WEMU Local
2:10 am
Tue November 18, 2008

Council Welcomes New Members

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city council welcomed four new members at Monday night's meeting. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:57 am
Thu November 13, 2008

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Check out 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
9:03 am
Wed November 12, 2008

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring the Executive Director of the Washtenaw Land Trust, Susan Lackey.

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WEMU Local
9:07 am
Fri November 7, 2008

Ann Arbor Joins Rails to Trails Campaign

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city council has approved participation in the Rails to Trails Conservancy's 2010 campaign for active transportation. The move could mean millions of dollars in non-motorized transportation funds for the city. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:01 am
Fri November 7, 2008

First Friday Focus on the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this month's First Friday Focus on the Environment from WEMU, featuring Michigan Environmental Council President Lana Pollack, and special guest, newly-elected 7th district congressman Mark Schauer.

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WEMU Local
9:01 am
Thu November 6, 2008

County Commissioners Approve New Budget

Washtenaw County, MI – Despite continuing opposition from some union leaders, Washtenaw County's Board of Commissioners has approved a budget for the 2009 fiscal year. The new spending plan includes job cuts. It was approved on a seven to four vote Wednesday. Hear more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:55 am
Thu November 6, 2008

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Check out 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
9:21 am
Wed November 5, 2008

Clayton is New Washtenaw County Sheriff

Washtenaw County, MI – Jerry Clayton will be Washtenaw County's next Sheriff. Clayton defeated Republican Dewayne Taylor by a wide margin in Tuesday's election. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:16 am
Wed November 5, 2008

Republican Incumbents Retain County Commission Seats

Washtenaw County, MI – In most parts of Washtenaw County, Tuesday's elections were a disappointment for Republicans. However, the two incumbent Republicans on the Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners claimed victory. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:11 am
Wed November 5, 2008

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring the Director of Technical Infrastructure Operations at the University of Michigan, Bill Wrobleski.

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WEMU Local
9:48 am
Mon November 3, 2008

County Parks Millage Up for Renewal

Washtenaw County, MI – On Tuesday, Washtenaw County voters will decide a proposal to renew a ten-year millage for parks and recreation. Hear details on the proposal in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
2:29 am
Fri October 31, 2008

Fifth and Division Project Gets MDOT Grant

Ann Arbor, MI – Plans to increase alternative transportatin on Ann Arbor's Fifth and Division streets are getting a boost from the state of Michigan. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:44 am
Thu October 30, 2008

Pioneer Honors Long Time Swim Coach

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor Pioneer High School's pool will soon be named after the school's long time swim coach. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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