Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's city council has dropped plans for a public hearing into a complaint against Mayor Pro Tem Trudy Swanson. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.
Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University's Board of Regents says the firings of President John Fallon, Vice-President Jim Vick, and Police Chief Cindy Hall, plus the reprimand of university attorney Ken McKanders will be the only personnel changes made in connection to the university's handling of the rape and murder of a student last December. Click on the audio icon to hear how the university plans to move forward from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city council has approved amendments to the Broadway Village at Lower Town development agreement to help move the mixed-use brownfield redevelopment project forward. Three major changes to the plan were approved. Click on the audio icon to hear more on the new plan from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – In this week's installment, WEMU's David Fair and the Michigan Theater's Russ Collins cover, a couple of outstanding independent films and, of course, the new Harry Potter reel. That, and a couple of important reminders for fans of public radio and WEMU!
Ypsilanti, MI – Algae Blooms have long been an issue in area waterways. There is now a better understanding of the causes of those blooms, and progress has been made in finding permanent ways to remediate the problem. Click on the audio link to listen to this week's installment of Issues of the Environment.
Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this month's First Friday Focus on the Environment, featuring Michigan Environmental Council President Lana Pollack, and very special guest, the chair of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, Congressman John Dingell.