WEMU Local
10:45 am
Mon December 1, 2008

Washtenaw County Hotel Tax May Increase

Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County's board of commissioners will vote this week on a plan to raise the hotel tax from two percent to five percent. The additional revenue the increase would generate would be used to promote tourism and convention business. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
11:13 am
Fri November 28, 2008

Campus Safety Efforts Working

Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University officials are seeing positive results from efforts to improve campus safety. Through the first ten months of this year, nearly all types of crime have decreased. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
10:45 am
Wed November 26, 2008

Controlling Stormwater Runoff into Allen Creek

Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor officials hope three projects designed to control stormwater entering Allen Creek will help reduce the amount of phosphorus in the creek, and ultimately the Huron River. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
10:40 am
Wed November 26, 2008

Issues of the Environment

Ypsilanti, MI – Listen to this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring an update on mass transit projects in southeast Michigan from the Director of Transportation Riders United (TRU), Megan Owens.

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WEMU Local
10:36 am
Wed November 26, 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.

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WEMU Local
8:47 am
Tue November 25, 2008

School Board Hears Search Firm Pitch

Ypsilanti, MI – An organization that wants the job of helping to find the Ypsilanti school district's next superintendent made its pitch to the school board Monday night.
Hear more in this story from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

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WEMU Local
10:18 am
Mon November 24, 2008

EMU's Pray-Harold Renovation Moves Forward

Ypsilanti, MI – Eastern Michigan University officials hope to push forward quickly on the 42 million dollar renovation of the Pray-Harold classroom building. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
9:03 am
Fri November 21, 2008

EMU Inaugurates New President

Ypsilanti, MI – Though she's been on the job since early July, Eastern Michigan University President Dr. Susan Martin was formally inaugurated Thursday. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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WEMU Local
4:28 am
Fri November 21, 2008

EMU Can Help State's Economy Recover

Ypsilanti, MI – Each month, Eastern Michigan University President Susan Martin stops by WEMU to update progress in a variety of areas at EMU. Click on the audio icon above to hear this month's interview with WEMU's David Fair.

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WEMU Local
8:53 am
Thu November 20, 2008

Townships May Face Increased Police Patrol Costs

Washtenaw County, MI – Washtenaw County communities that contract for police services from the Sheriff's department may get a one year extension, with a two-percent price increase.
The county commissioners' ways and means committee has approved the extension. Hear more in this story from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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