Ypsilanti, MI – It's going to cost the Ypsilanti school district up to 180 thousand dollars to correct a problem that has left some students late getting to school in the morning, or home in the afternoon. As a result, the Ypsilanti school board has approved contracting with Trinity Transportation to provide three additional school busses and drivers. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.
Ann Arbor, MI – A faster than expected increase in recyclables being processed at Ann Arbor's materials recovery facility has lead to an expansion project taking place earlier than planned. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – The head of the Arts Alliance is stepping down. On Monday, Arts Alliance President Tamara Real announced her resignation, saying she needed to attend to family matters. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – Washtenaw County Public Health has determined that norovirus was responsible for causing two-thirds of the members of a University of Michigan sorority to become ill last month. However, the source of the virus remains unknown. Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.
Ann Arbor, MI – Officials with Ann Arbor's Downtown Development Authority have outlined their thoughts on how they can help facilitate the development of city-owned properties. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to November's First Friday Focus on the Environment from WEMU. This month, the focus is on the potential effect the November 2nd elections will have on Michigan's environmental laws and policies.
Washtenaw County, MI – An effort to coordinate funding for Washtenaw County organizations providing assistance for the well-being of children and human services has taken another step forward. Washtenaw County commissioners have approved a plan to collaborate with the agencies on a coordinated funding model. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor has picked up another pair of grants to help pay for the reconstruction of the Stadium bridges over State Street and the adjacent railroad tracks. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.