Ann Arbor

Electric cars
8:51 am
Tue November 27, 2012

Ann Arbor a Plug-In Electric Vehicle Leader

Michigan is projected to be in the top ten in sales of plug-in electric vehicles in the nation through 2020, with Ann Arbor a leader in the state.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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Ann Arbor City Council
9:27 am
Tue November 20, 2012

Council Postpones Decision on Arts Funding

Ann Arbor's city council has tabled proposals to eliminate or amend the percent for art program until next year.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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Education
8:48 am
Fri November 16, 2012

New Curriculum Review Process for Ann Arbor Schools

The Ann Arbor school district has created a systematic curriculum review process.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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Education
9:20 am
Thu November 15, 2012

Budget Challenges for Ann Arbor Schools

Ann Arbor school district officials pan a two-prong approach to developing next year's budget as the district anticipates a 22-million dollar shortfall.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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Disaster relief
9:17 am
Thu November 15, 2012

Ann Arbor Homeless Helping East Coast Storm Victims

Members and supports of Camp Take Notice are heading to New Jersey to help with hurricane Sandy  relief efforts.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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Transportation
8:56 am
Wed November 14, 2012

Stadium Bridges Re-Open Today

While the project isn't quite complete, Ann Arbor's Stadium bridges are set to re-open to traffic this afternoon.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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Military
8:53 am
Wed November 14, 2012

France Honors Ann Arbor WWII Veteran

An Ann Arbor World War Two veteran has received the highest honor bestowed by the French government.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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Transportation
10:14 am
Fri November 9, 2012

Ann Arbor Kills County-Wide Transit Authority

Ann Arbor's city council has opted out of the new county-wide transit authority, and terminated the agreement that created the new organization.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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Ann Arbor City Council
10:11 am
Fri November 9, 2012

Ann Arbor Adds One More Firefighter

Ann Arbor's city council has approved hiring one more firefighter.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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Elections
8:42 am
Thu November 1, 2012

Ann Arbor District Library Millage

Ann Arbor District Library voters next week will decide the future of the city's main library as they decide a 65-million dollar bond proposal.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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Elections
12:07 pm
Tue October 30, 2012

Voters To Decide How Public Art is Funded

Ann Arbor voters will decide next week how the city's public art program will be funded.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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Education
9:59 am
Thu October 25, 2012

A2 Schools Partner with Toyota

The Ann Arbor school district is teaming up with Toyota to help boost science, technology, engineering, and math in high schools.  Hear more fromWEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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Education
9:54 am
Thu October 25, 2012

Board Approves Tech Upgrades

The Ann Arbor school board has approved technology upgrades coinciding with the district's technology strategic plan.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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Ann Arbor City Council
1:01 pm
Tue October 16, 2012

Council Approves Transit Study Funding

Ann Arbor's city council has approved funding to serve as the local match for a pair of studies on public transit.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Ann Arbor City Council
12:58 pm
Tue October 16, 2012

YMCA Sale Proceeds Will Go to Affordable Housing

Ann Arbor's city council has committed net proceeds from a possible sale of the former YMCA site to the affordable housing trust fund.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Ann Arbor
1:47 pm
Fri October 12, 2012

Charging Electric Cars in Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor's Downtown Development Authority is developing a link on its website focusing on electric car charging options in city parking structures.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Ann Arbor School Board
1:35 pm
Thu October 11, 2012

New Method For Measuring Student Achievement

Ann Arbor schools have  a new way of looking at student achievement across the district.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Ann Arbor School Board
1:32 pm
Thu October 11, 2012

Board Rejects Outsourcing of Lunch Hour Supervisors

The Ann Arbor school board has rejected a proposed contract to outsource lunch hour supervisors.   Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Elections
9:41 am
Wed October 10, 2012

LWV School Board Election Forum

Two candidates vying for the single seat available on the Ann Arbor school board next month met Tuesday night at a League of Women Voters candidate forum.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Transportation
12:39 pm
Tue October 9, 2012

Updating A2 Non-Motorized Plan

Ann Arbor's city council is considering updates to the city's non-motorized transportation plan.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Bike Parking
9:18 am
Mon October 8, 2012

Bicycle Parking Plan Pedals Forward

Ann Arbor's Downtown Development Authority is moving forward with a plan to provide some covered parking for bicycles in parking structures.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Music
4:44 pm
Thu October 4, 2012

Joe Jackson's tribute to Duke Ellington, "The Duke" leads WEMU's "Sweet 16" September 24th to 30th.

Joe Jackson in concert

Never let it be said that when a major artist comes to town, that WEMU doesn't get behind the show and share music with listeners to let them know about the music they'll hear.  We got behind last week's Joe Jackson concert at The Michigan Theater featuring violinist Regina Carter in a real big way. 

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housing
9:41 am
Thu October 4, 2012

Baker Commons to get Energy Upgrades

An affordable housing development in downtown Ann Arbor is getting a new roof and other upgrades thanks to funds from the Downtown Development Authority.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

News
10:25 pm
Wed October 3, 2012

Ann Arbor School Board Holds Work Session On Finances

Bob Eccles

The Ann Arbor school board last night held a work session to talk about financial goals for the coming year.  WEMU's Bob Eccles has the story.

Environment
9:40 am
Wed October 3, 2012

Issues of the Environment

Sizing up the health of Ann Arbor's trees.  Ann Arbor's Urban Forest and Natural Resources Planning Coordinator Kerry Grey is our guest on this week's Issues of the Environment from WEMU.

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