Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city council has approved participation in the Rails to Trails Conservancy's 2010 campaign for active transportation. The move could mean millions of dollars in non-motorized transportation funds for the city. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this month's First Friday Focus on the Environment from WEMU, featuring Michigan Environmental Council President Lana Pollack, and special guest, newly-elected 7th district congressman Mark Schauer.
Washtenaw County, MI – Despite continuing opposition from some union leaders, Washtenaw County's Board of Commissioners has approved a budget for the 2009 fiscal year. The new spending plan includes job cuts. It was approved on a seven to four vote Wednesday. Hear more on the story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Washtenaw County, MI – Jerry Clayton will be Washtenaw County's next Sheriff. Clayton defeated Republican Dewayne Taylor by a wide margin in Tuesday's election. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Washtenaw County, MI – In most parts of Washtenaw County, Tuesday's elections were a disappointment for Republicans. However, the two incumbent Republicans on the Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners claimed victory. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring the Director of Technical Infrastructure Operations at the University of Michigan, Bill Wrobleski.
Washtenaw County, MI – On Tuesday, Washtenaw County voters will decide a proposal to renew a ten-year millage for parks and recreation. Hear details on the proposal in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.