WEMU Local
8:21 am
Thu January 13, 2011

City Braces for More Revenue Sharing Cuts

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti Mayor Paul Schreiber doesn't like the idea of further cuts in state revenue sharing. The city depends on that money to provide vital services, such as police and fire protection. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
8:18 am
Thu January 13, 2011

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.

** Please note: Russ will be on hiatus for Sundance. Cinema Chat returns in two weeks.

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WEMU Local
8:59 am
Wed January 12, 2011

More Revisions Before Vote on Medical Marijuana Rules

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's city council wants to tweak legislation to regulate medical marijuana before voting on it. That means it'll be February first at the earliest before the issue again appears on council's agenda. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
8:51 am
Wed January 12, 2011

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU. This week's guest is Jennifer Canvasser, the Environmental Health Organizer for the Ecology Center, and Michigan Network for Children's Environmental Health.

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WEMU Local
8:50 am
Tue January 11, 2011

More Cost Cutting for Ypsilanti Schools

Ypsilanti, MI – The Ypsilanti school board wants to explore cost-cutting options other than closing the district's remaining middle school and moving 7th and 8th graders into the high school. That idea was included in a proposed update to the district's deficit elimination plan. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
8:46 am
Tue January 11, 2011

Revising Downtown Development Guidelines

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's design guidelines task force has given Ann Arbor's city council its proposed guidelines for future downtown developments. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
8:39 am
Fri January 7, 2011

First Friday Focus on the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to January's First Friday Focus on the Environment from WEMU. Our special guest is the longest-serving member of the U-S House, Michigan's 15 district representative John Dingell.

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WEMU Local
10:11 am
Thu January 6, 2011

Smith to Chair County Board

Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw county commissioners have elected Conan Smith to serve as the board's chair. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:01 am
Wed January 5, 2011

Increased Demand for Human Services Continues

Ypsilanti, MI – Officials with SOS Community Services say it appears the organization received strong support from year-end donations, but fear the demand for services will remain high in 2011. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
11:55 am
Tue January 4, 2011

Medical Marijuana Rules Nearing Approval

Ann Arbor, MI – Medical marijuna advocates picketed outside the Ann Arbor city council meeting Monday night. Even though council postponed a vote on the first reading of proposed medical marijuna licensing guidelines, advocates were pleased with council's actions by the end of the night. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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