Ypsilanti, MI – Governor Jennifer Granholm says the 127 dollar per-pupil cut in K-12 education funding that was put on hold last month now won't be needed at all. That has one local school official smiling -- at least for now. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.
Ann Arbor, MI – With the city of Ann Arbor needing to cut more than 10 percent out of the city's budget in the next 18 months, city officials are holding a special meeting with employees in two weeks. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – For several years, the Ann Arbor Transportation Authority has been exclusively buying hybrid buses. That could change with changes in emissions standards. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – Mild weather in November has helped Eastern Michigan University stay on pace with construction projects. This means the university will be preparing over the next several months to handle the closing of about 400-thousand square feet of classroom and office space for renovation. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – With the Ann Arbor public schools expecting to face funding levels below those of the 2001-2002 school year, the district is seeking more public input both online and during meetings next month. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Note: The school district's website is: www.aaps.k12.mi.us