Ypsilanti, MI – Riding a bike is good for your health and beats paying the high price of gasoline, but motorists and bike riders often ignore the rules of the road. Click on the audio icon to hear this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU, featuring avid bicycle rider, teacher, and writer, Linda Dianne Feldt.
Ypsilanti, MI – The Ypsilanti school district may enlist the help of the American Civil Liberties Union in suing the state over a lack of funding for education. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.
Ann Arbor, MI – The city of Ann Arbor has revised its guidelines for sidewalk vendors. City council approved an ordinance amending the sidewalk vendor program Monday night. Click on the audio icon to hear details of the changes from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – Washtenaw County officials want to create a network to provide various human services in emergencies. More than 50 local agencies are meeting today at the Eagle Crest Conference Center to work on creating this new network. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ann Arbor, MI – Ann Arbor Pioneer high school's grounds could play a big role in cutting pollution in Allen Creek and flooding in the creek's watershed. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Ypsilanti, MI – Despite economic and enrollment challenges, Eastern Michigan University President Susan Martin says EMU is in good shape and headed in the right direction. Click on the audio icon to hear more in the first of a series of monthly conversations with President Martin and WEMU's David Fair.
Ann Arbor, MI – Washtenaw County will likely eliminate nearly 40 jobs to balance the fiscal year 2009 budget. County Administrator Bob Guenzel outlined the budget plan Wednesday night. Click on the audio icon to hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.