retiree health care Teacher And Municipal Employee Retirement Bills Halted In Legislature By Cheyna Roth • Dec 7, 2016 Cheyna Roth / MPRN Teachers, firefighters and police are celebrating today. That’s after lawmakers dropped legislation that would make drastic changes to their retirement benefits. Municipal Employees Plan Rally At Capitol During Committee Hearing By Cheyna Roth • Dec 6, 2016 Joe Ross / flickr.com Municipal employees are planning to head to the Capitol today. Lawmakers will hold a hearing on controversial legislation affecting municipal retirement health benefits. Washtenaw County Bond Proposal Put On Hold By Andrew Cluley • Jul 4, 2013 Washtenaw County officials are, for now, shelving a plan to sell hundreds of millions of dollars in bonds. As WEMU's Andrew Cluley reports, the money generated from the sale would have covered future retiree health care and pension costs.