Ann Arbor, MI – After a petition drive failed to gather enough signatures to put the question on the ballot, Ann Arbor's city council has voted to sell 31 million dollars in bonds to help pay for a new courts and police headquarters building next to city hall. Council approved the bond sale Monday night after rejecting a proposal to put the issue on the ballot, even without enough signatures. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – By the end of this month, the Ann Arbor Farmers Market should have electricity at all booths, thanks to the sun. U-S Department of Energy officials will be in town this afternoon to kick off the city's efforts to install solar panels at the market. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor school district officials presented their 2008-2009 budget proposal to the school board Wednesday night. Click on the audio icon to hear details on the spending plan from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU, featuring the Executive Director of the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor, Russ Collins. By the way, if you see Russ around town, wish him happy birthday!
Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring the Regional Director of the National Wildlife Federation's Great Lakes Office, located in Ann Arbor, and co-chair of the group Healing Our Waters Great Lakes Coalition, Andy Buschsbaum.