WEMU Local
8:39 am
Thu April 9, 2009

Minor League Baseball Comes to Ypsilanti

Ypsilanti, MI – Minor league baseball is coming to Ypsilanti this summer, and a ball park might be built in the city's Water Street area to house a permanent team. The Midwest Sliders hosted a 'meet and greet' Wednesday evening. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
11:01 am
Wed April 8, 2009

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring Chelsea area veterinarian Dr. Greg Peter. Dr. Peter is also a member of the Michigan United Conservation Clubs, and is active in that group's efforts to eradicate feral swine.

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WEMU Local
11:00 am
Wed April 8, 2009

Rezoning Stalls for Ypsilanti's Water Street Project

Ypsilanti, MI – Ypsilanti's city council has tabled an ordinance that would change the zoning on the city's Water Street property. It's another delay in a long-delayed project. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
11:00 am
Wed April 8, 2009

Height Restrictrions for New Ann Arbor Buildings

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor's city council has given preliminary approval to downtown zoning changes that include height restrictions. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
1:39 am
Thu April 2, 2009

County Joins Aerotropolis Plan

Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County has agreed to participate in the development of the area around Detroit Metropolitan airport and Willow Run airport. County commissioners have unanimously voted to join in the creation of the Aerotropolis Development Corporation. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
2:21 am
Tue March 31, 2009

Groups Say Ask Voters First

Ann Arbor, MI – A group of Ann Arbor citizens and neighborhood groups want citizens to vote before the city can issue any general obligation bonds that are repaid by city taxes. Hear more in this story from Andrew Cluley on the "Go Ask Voters" petition drive for a city charter amendment.

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WEMU Local
3:26 am
Mon March 30, 2009

Reading Program Working in Ann Arbor Middle Schools

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor School District officials say a program to help students who are having trouble with reading is showing positive results at all of the district's middle schools. Hear more in this report from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
1:59 am
Thu March 26, 2009

State Budget Biggest Question Mark for EMU

Ypsilanti, MI – WEMU's David Fair checks in with Eastern Michigan University President Dr. Susan Martin on a number of items, including enrollment, faculty hiring, and the budget outlook. Click on the audio icon to hear more.

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WEMU Local
10:37 am
Wed March 25, 2009

Ann Arbor News Will Transform to Web Base

Ann Arbor, MI – Even though the Ann Arbor News is going out of business this summer, the paper's publisher says a new web-based media company will be of, by, and for the community. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
10:33 am
Wed March 25, 2009

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring the Washtenaw Audobon Society's Safe Passage Coordinator, Will Weber.

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