Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's city council has adopted a resolution that expresses the city government's opposition to what Governor Snyder is trying to do, on both the budget and emergency manager fronts. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.
Ypsilanti, MI – This week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU focuses on the natural gas drilling process known as hydro-fracking. This week's guest is the National Wildlife Federation's Senior Policy Manager at the Great Lakes Regional Center in Ann Arbor, Marc Smith.
Ann Arbor, MI – The next Washtenaw Intermediate School District Superintendent will be Livingston Educational Service Agency Superintendent Scott Menzel. The WISD board voted unanimously for Menzel, but board members say it was a challenging decision. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – More and more medications are finding their way into fresh and treated water supplies. Find out why, and what Ann Arbor is doing about it on this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU. This week's guest is the Water Resource Manager for the city of Ann Arbor, Jennifer Lawson.
Ann Arbor, MI – Larger class sizes, elimination of busing for high school students, elementary schools sharing principals, and eliminating more than 80 positions are among the proposals in the draft budget for the Ann Arbor school district. The draft budget was presented to the school board Wednesday night by interim Superintendent Robert Allen. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – There's lots to choose from for your weekend film entertainment on this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU, featuring the Executive Director of the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor, Russ Collins.
Ann Arbor, MI – Negotiations between the city of Ann Arbor and the Downtown Development Authority over a new agreement on parking revenues took a turn for the worse Tuesday night. City council voted nine to two to seek a higher percentage of gross parking revenues than either side had considered. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.