Ann Arbor, MI – What started out as basically a bus pass program in Ann Arbor has grown over the last decade into a fun program promoting all types of transit. Officials with the "Get Downtown" program celebrated its tenth anniversary this week. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city administrator is recommending the elimination of 60 positions in the budget year that begins July first. Roger Fraser presented his budget recommendations at a public forum Wednesday night. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – After a couple of postponements, Ann Arbor's city council has now tabled a plan to ban the use of cell phones and other handheld electronic devices while driving in the city. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city council has rejected a planned unit development on Madison between Fourth and Fifth Avenues. The Moravian plan offered four stories of housing and one story of parking. Hear more on the Monday night vote from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – As local school districts struggle to survive a flood of red ink, consolidation of services is an option that's being taken more and more seriously. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.
Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this month's First Friday Focus on the Environment from WEMU, with WEMU's David Fair, co-host and Executive Director of the Michigan League of Conservation Voters, Lisa Wozniak, and their special guest, the Director of the Graham Environmental Sustainability Institute at the University of Michigan, Don Scavia.