WEMU Local
9:22 am
Tue January 13, 2009

School Board Backs Union Contractors

Ypsilanti, MI – The Ypsilanti School Board has awarded contracts for bond project work at three elementary schools, but did not approve all of the contractors recommended by district staff. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
11:08 am
Mon January 12, 2009

West Washington Project Makeover

Ann Arbor, MI – A committee reviewing proposals to redevelop property owned by the city of Ann Arbor at 415 West Washington hopes to have a proposal to recommend to city council in about five weeks. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
3:53 am
Fri January 9, 2009

City Works to Increase Commercial Recycling

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor officials are moving ahead with a plan to try to increase commercial recycling. The plan calls for the city to have a solid waste franchise and commercial recycling program in place by July 1. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:45 am
Thu January 8, 2009

Sizemore is New Board of Commissioners Chair

Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County's board of commissioners has chosen Rolland Sizemore to serve as board chair this year. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:40 am
Thu January 8, 2009

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU, featuring WEMU's David Fair, and the Executive Director of the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor, Russ Collins.

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WEMU Local
11:57 am
Wed January 7, 2009

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring the former manager of the light-duty vehicle group at the EPA lab in Ann Arbor, Dan Harrison.

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WEMU Local
9:21 am
Tue January 6, 2009

Council Rejects Apartment Building Plan

Ann Arbor, MI – A plan to raze several rental properties on Fifth Avenue just south of downtown Ann Arbor to build a 90-unit apartment building has been defeated by city council. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
10:42 am
Mon January 5, 2009

Property Owners May Face More Pressure to Clean Up Graffiti

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor officials are thinking about requiring property owners to clean up graffiti quickly or face a fine. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:53 am
Fri December 26, 2008

County Puts Certificate Sale on Hold

Washtenaw County, MI – A plan to sell certificates of participation to fully fund future retiree medical benefits for Washtenaw County employees is on hold until the markets improve. The county had hoped to sell the certificates this fall but is now waiting until next year. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
10:28 am
Wed December 24, 2008

Cinema Chat

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Cinema Chat from WEMU, featuring the Executive Director of the Michigan Theater in Ann Arbor, Russ Collins, and that 'other guy', Dave Fair.

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