Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's city council has approved grant applications for the replacement of the Rutherford pool and construction of a pedestrian bridge linking Riverside and Water Works parks, but the pool project was tagged as the city's top priority. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.
Ypsilanti, MI – The Ypsilanti school board has approved an amended deficit elimination plan. The document is required by the state Department of Education because the district is operating in the red. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.
Ann Arbor, MI – The Ann Arbor school district is considering a slight expansion of its schools of choice program. THe school board is expected to vote on the plan next week. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – A Michigan State University economics professor says the state continues to follow a budget policy to systematically disinvest in education, at a time when education is crucial. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.