Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's city council has postponed a decision on extending an order to allow roadway to remain blocked by braces keeping up an historic building in Depot Town. Council voted four to three Tuesday night to hold a special meeting on the issue next week. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – The Ypsilanti Board of Education has voted to adopt a deficit elimination plan required by the state for districts operating in the red. A large crowd turned out to hear details of the plan Monday night. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.
Ann Arbor, MI – Seven houses along Ann Arbor's south Fifth Avenue would be rehabilitated according to the Secretary of the Interior's guidelines under developer Alex DeParry's latest proposal. DeParry outlined his idea for what he now calls 'Heritage Row' to city council Monday night. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's police chief says he's excited the city and county are moving forward on a plan to co-locate dispatch services in the same facility. Ann Arbor's city council has approved the work needed to preapre the city's current dispatch center for the combined effort. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County Administrator Bob Guenzel says he thinks there are qualified candidates already working for the county to take his place when he retires in the spring. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – The Ypsilanti School District is already operating in the red, and the district will take another financial blow when the state issues education funding checks later this month. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.