Ann Arbor City Council got an update on a variety of public transportation projects at last night's work session. As WEMU's Andrew Cluley reports, current progress could result in less traffic along the I-94 corridor and increased options in all five of Ann Arbor's wards.
Ann Arbor City Council gets update on variety of transit plans.
The new Regional Transit Authority that aims to link Washtenaw County with Wayne, Oakland, and Macomb counties, now has a CEO. The RTA board met Wednesday in Ann Arbor. As WEMU's Andrew Cluley reports, the board approved a contract with the current CEO of SMART, John Hertel.
Regional Transit Authority approves contract with John Hertel to serve as the RTA's new Chief Executive Officer.
The Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority is a step closer to adding another member community. As WEMU's Andrew Cluley reports, the AAATA Board last night voted unanimously to approve Ypsilanti Township's request to join the authority.
AAATA accepts Ypsilanti Township's request to join "The Ride."
The Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority has approved a nearly 34 million dollar operating budget for fiscal year 2014. As WEMU's Andrew Cluley reports, the A-A-A-T-A board on Thursday evening, voted six to nothing in favor of the new spending plan.
AAATA Passes 34-million dollar spending plan for fiscal 2014.
The Ann Arbor Transportation Authority may soon have a new name to reflect the inclusion of the city of Ypsilanti as an official member. As WEMU's Andrew Cluley reports, Ann Arbor City Council Monday night took a necessary step in that direction.
Ann Arbor's Downtown Development Authority has approved spending up to an additional 57-thousand dollars on the Go-Pass and other Ann Arbor Transportation Authority services next fiscal year. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
The Ann Arbor Transportation Authority has stepped up several services linking downtown Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti. Much of the service increase was in preparation for a county-wide transit authority. Now, with the county-wide plan stopped, the AATA is looking to expand its partnership with Ann Arbor's Downtown Development Authority. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
The Ann Arbor Transportation Authority has again rejected putting an ad calling for a boycott of Israel on its buses. The AATA board unanimously passed a resolution Thursday night rejecting the proposal for two reasons. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
The Ann Arbor Transportation Authority is making some service changes later this month, including an increase in peak hour service on one of the routes between Ypsilanti and Ann Arbor. Hear more on the changes from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
Efforts to get the new county-wide transit authority going have been delayed. Ann Arbor's city council says current AATA board members cannot also serve on the new board. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
The Ann Arbor Transportation Authority has approved a 32-point-seven million dollar operating budget for the fiscal year that starts October first. The AATA board also selected a new chair of the board Thursday night. Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.
The Ann Arbor Transportation Authority becomes the last to approve a four-party agreement that will serve as a framework for a county-wide transit authority. The AATA Board last night joined, Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti and Washtenaw County in approving an amended Articles of Incorporation. WEMU's Andrew Cluley reports.
Ann Arbor City Council has once again signed off on a four-party agreement and revised Articles of Incorporation that will form the framework to create a new county-wide transit authority. WEMU's Andrew Cluley reports.
The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners have signed off on a four-party agreement and Articles of Incorporation that will serve as the framework for a new, county-wide transit authority. Even with that step forward, another action was taken that will takes the process a step backward. WEMU's Andrew Cluley explains.