WEMU Local
9:03 am
Tue January 5, 2010

Schools Spared Additional State Funding Cuts

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.

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WEMU Local
9:01 am
Thu December 31, 2009

City Seeks Staff Input on Budget Cuts

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.

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WEMU Local
8:58 am
Thu December 31, 2009

Environment Michigan Names 'Champion' Legislators

Ypsilanti, MI – Environment Michigan has named six U-S representatives and both of Michigan's senators as 'congressional champs.' Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
5:16 pm
Wed December 30, 2009

AATA to Review Costs of Hybrid Buses

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.

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WEMU Local
9:42 am
Wed December 30, 2009

EMU Construction Projects On Schedule

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.

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WEMU Local
9:33 am
Wed December 30, 2009

Angerer Posts Perfect Voting Record

Ypsilanti, MI – Michigan House Majority Leader Kathy Angerer is touting her perfect voting record for 2009. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:54 am
Thu December 24, 2009

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU, featuring the Executive Director of the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor, Russ Collins.

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WEMU Local
8:51 am
Thu December 24, 2009

School District Wants More Public Input on Budget Cuts

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

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WEMU Local
9:25 am
Wed December 23, 2009

Firefighters Want Staffing Cuts Reconsidered

Ann Arbor, MI – With only about two weeks to go before layoffs take place, Ann Arbor firefighters are urging city officials to reconsider staffing reductions. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:21 am
Wed December 23, 2009

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU. This week's guest is the Environmental Education Coordinator for the Ann Arbor public schools, Dave Szczygiel.

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