Ypsilanti, MI – WEMU's David Fair and Michigan League of Conservation Voters Executive Director Lisa Wosniak have their monthly talk about the environment. Their First Friday guest this month is Bill Stough, Chief Executive Officer of Sustainable Research Group in Grand Rapids. This month's subject: the potential environmental impact of vancant automobile assemly and parts plants.
Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor city council has rejected a proposed moratorium on development in areas that are zoned R-4-C and R-2-A, but also cut off development opportunities for a while in part of the Germantown neighborhood. WEMU's Andrew Cluley has more.
Ann Arbor, MI – Washtenaw County Administrator Bob Guenzel has outlined nearly $12 million in potential budget cuts to help balance the 2010 and 2011 budgets. WEMU's Andrew Cluley has details on options under consideration, which include the elimination of up to 181 full-time equivalent positions.
Ypsilanti, MI – The field of finalists to be the Ypsilanti school district's next Superintendent has been narrowed from three to two. As WEMU's Bob Eccles reports, school board members are leaning heavily toward one candidate in particular.