Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU. Our guest this week is the Health Educator and Public Information Officer for the Washtenaw County Public Health Department, Susan Cerniglia.
Ann Arbor, MI – Getting to and from home games at Michigan Stadium this season could be more challenging unless the city and the University of Michigan can work out an agreement to fund adjustments to traffic signals. Ann Arbor's city council has approved a resolution saying the city will no longer provide the service for free. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – The Ypsilanti school board has adopted a resolution paving the way for continuing talks between the Ypsilanti and Willow Run school boards on consolidation of services. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.
Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University is launching a new student-focused marketing campaign. University officials unveiled the new "I Am True EMU" message on Thursday. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – The Ann Arbor school board has decided to wait until February to put a technology millage before voters. The school board voted unanimously Wednesday night to put the issue on the ballot early next year instead of this November. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor public school officials are united on the need to find more funds to upgrade the district's technology. However, the school board is not sure when it should go to voters asking for support for a technology bond. The issue was the focus of a special meeting Tuesday night, and will be on the board's agenda tonight. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Monroe, MI – Congressman John Dingell and U-S Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson were among the dignitaries on hand Tuesday to mark the opening of a plant in Monroe that will build enormous towers for wind turbines. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.
Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU. Our guest this week is doctor Ned Walker, a professor of Entomology, Microbiology and Molecular Genetics at Michigan State University.