transportation

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Michigan’s top transportation official is blasting state lawmakers for all but giving up on passing a long-term road funding fix this year.

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A local author is writing a book that focuses on the changing automotive culture.  

Micki Maynard of Ann Arbor is a Forbes Magazine contributor and former New York Times Detroit bureau chief.  Her book is titled Curbing Cars: Rethinking How We Get Around

WEMU's Bob Eccles spoke with her about the book, and her Kickstarter campaign to get it funded.

 

The unified Ypsilanti-Willow Run school board last night talked about proposed bell times, transportation details and a district calendar for Ypsilanti Community Schools.  WEMU's Bob Eccles was there, and filed this report. 

A working group of Ann Arbor public schools officials and community members has come up with four recommendations to serve as a basis for further talks on district transportation issues.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

A statewide coalition is seeking public comment on Michigan should best spend its transportation dollars. "Transportation for Michigan" held a community forum in Ann Arbor Thursday night. WEMU's Andrew Cluley was there.

Van pool to help commuters for whom fixed-route

bus service is not an option.

Ypsilanti Approves Regional Transit Agreement

Jun 6, 2012

Transit plan framework heads to county commission.

School board sets up work group to review district's

spending on transportation.   Future cuts possible.

New poll shows Michigan voters are willing to pay higher taxes for transportation.

Survey of downtown Ann Arbor employers and workers finds more are using alternative transit to get to their jobs.