Ypsilanti, MI – The Washtenaw County Department of Planning and Environment has released the "Green Info Guide: A toolbox for Environmental Best Practices in Washtenaw County." Find out more about this free guide by clicking on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU.
**Please note: the cd-rom giveaway from WEMU mentioned during this interview is no longer valid.**
Ann Arbor, MI – A citizens' advisory committee on redistricting for Ann Arbor's new high school will likely vote on three proposals next week. Click on the audio icon for more on the proposals from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – The Ann Arbor school district has officially pushed back the opening of its new high school until the fall of 2008, and has raised the total cost of the project by eight million dollars. Click on the audio icon for more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – The Ypsilanti School Board has voted to stop using the logo depicting the head of a Native American warrior in the district's high school. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Bob Eccles:
Ypsilanti, MI – The Ypsilanti School Board has approved a new contract with the district's teachers. Last night's unanimous vote puts a contract in place from August 30th of this year through August 31st of 2007. Ypsilanti Education Association President Kelly Powers says teachers have already given their overwhelming approval to the new contract, and she says morale is high, as it's the first time in a long time that teachers will be able to go into summer break knowing they have a contract in place.