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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.