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WEMU Local
9:07 am
Fri January 11, 2008

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU.

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WEMU Local
8:20 am
Wed January 9, 2008

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring professor Donald Scavia from the University of Michigan School of Natural Resources.

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WEMU Local
8:30 am
Tue January 8, 2008

Liberty Square Development Inches Forward

Ann Arbor, MI – Part of a building that has sat vacant for nearly a decade on Liberty Street in Ann Arbor is getting closer to being redeveloped.
Ann Arbor's city council has approved the rezoning and planned unit development site plan for the McKinley Towne Centre-Liberty Retail project. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
10:14 am
Wed January 2, 2008

Issues of the Environment (repost)

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring the Executive Director of the Great Lakes Commission, Tim Eder.

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WEMU Local
10:13 am
Wed January 2, 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 owner of Infrared Energy Analysis in Ann Arbor, Jack Griffith.

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WEMU Local
10:08 am
Wed January 2, 2008

Students Oppose Cameras at Pioneer High

Ann Arbor, MI – Student opposition to a plan to install security cameras at Ann Arbor Pioneer High School remains strong. Some students say new programs instituted at Pioneer this year should be supported instead as they are showing results. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:23 am
Fri December 21, 2007

Donated Land to be Newest City Park

Ann Arbor, MI – An empty lot at the corner of Washtenaw and Cambridge is officially becoming a city park in Ann Arbor. City council has accepted a donation from the estate of a former University of Michigan professor and city council member. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU.

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WEMU Local
8:24 am
Thu December 20, 2007

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU.

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WEMU Local
9:18 am
Wed December 19, 2007

Firms Expanding Operations in Ann Arbor Area

Ypsilanti, MI – Three high-tech companies plan to expand operations in the Ann Arbor area. Governor Jennifer Granholm has announced that the Michigan Economic Development Corporation is assisting the business growth. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:10 am
Wed December 19, 2007

Council Opposes Cable Channel Move

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor city council members hope to keep community access channels in their current spots on Comcast cable. Council has passed a resolution asking state officials for assistance. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:55 am
Mon December 17, 2007

Students Applaud New Security Measure at EMU

Ypsilanti, MI – One year after an Eastern Michigan University student was murdered in her dorm room, EMU student leaders say they're seeing positive changes on campus. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:56 am
Thu December 13, 2007

Superintendent's Contract Extended

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor public schools' Superintendent will be staying with the district an additional two years. The school board has approved a contract extension for Superintendent Todd Roberts, and pay raises for his cabinet. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:51 am
Thu December 13, 2007

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU, featuring Michigan Theater Executive Director Russ Collins.

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WEMU Local
8:47 am
Thu December 13, 2007

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring Eastern Michigan University Associate Professor of Geography, doctor Chris Mayda.

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WEMU Local
9:06 am
Fri December 7, 2007

Ann Arbor Buys and Preserves Unique Woodlands

Ann Arbor, MI – The city of Ann Arbor has purchased a 13-and-a-half acre parcel of woodlands in the eastern part of the city. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the city's acquisition of Narrow Guage Woods.

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WEMU Local
9:00 am
Fri December 7, 2007

First Friday Focus on the Environment

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WEMU Local
8:51 am
Fri December 7, 2007

Biomass Energy for County Jail

Ypsilanti, MI – A comprehensive energy analysis of the Washtenaw County jail finds that bio-mass heating makes more financial sense than county officials expected. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:35 am
Wed December 5, 2007

Water Street Project Still Alive

WEMU Local
9:29 am
Wed December 5, 2007

Tasers for Ypsilanti Police Department

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's city council is discussing the purchase of tasers for the city's police department. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
9:24 am
Wed December 5, 2007

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring Todd Howland, co-owner of the L-E-D Lighting Studio in Chelsea.

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WEMU Local
9:19 am
Wed December 5, 2007

Council Seeks Options for Affordable Housing

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WEMU Local
8:34 am
Tue December 4, 2007

Ann Arbor Switching to LED Streetlights

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's plan to use light emitting diode streetlights throughout the downtown took a step forward Monday night.
City council unanimously approved a bid to purchase one-thousand LED streetlight conversion fixtures from Lumecon. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:45 am
Thu November 29, 2007

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU.

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WEMU Local
8:40 am
Thu November 29, 2007

Controversy Over Surveillance at Pioneer High

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor School Board members are hoping more information will help them decide if they want to proceed with a plan to install security cameras in Pioneer High School.
Many students and parents spoke against the plan Wednesday night. Teachers and administrators say the cameras will make the school safer. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the controversy from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:04 am
Wed November 28, 2007

Renovations Again Top EMU's Capital Outlays Request

Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University is again making renovations to the Pray Harrold classroom building the school's top prioritiy in its state capital outlays budget request.
The request was approved by EMU's Board of Regents on Tuesday, as the Regents also moved forward on plans to renovate the Mark Jefferson science complex. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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