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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.

Transportation
9:43 am
Wed October 3, 2012

County Wide Transit Authority Approved by AATA

The Ann Arbor Transportation Authority board has approved filing the articles of incorporation for a new county-wide transit authority.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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.

City government
9:37 am
Tue October 2, 2012

Citizens Committee Plan Tabled for Now

Ann Arbor city council member Mike Anglin says he still wants to create a citizens committee to proposed uses for city-owned parking structures in the downtown area.   Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

City government
9:32 am
Tue October 2, 2012

Council Approves Tax Abatement for Barricuda Networks

Ann Arbor's city council has approved a tax abatement for Barricuda Networks Corporation as the firm moves to its new downtown location.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

City government
9:29 am
Tue October 2, 2012

Hupy Named Public Services Area Administrator

Ann Arbor's city council has removed the 'interim' from the title of the Public Services Area Administrator.  Craig Hupy will fill the role on a permanent basis.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Transportation
9:33 am
Fri September 28, 2012

Taking County-Wide Transit Plan to the Next Level

Next week, the Ann Arbor Transportation Authority board will meet to consider taking the next steps toward creating a new county-wide transit authority.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Transportation
9:31 am
Fri September 28, 2012

Leadership Change at AATA

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.

Arts and Culture
9:27 am
Fri September 28, 2012

Spotlight on Funding for Public Art

With a proposed millage to fund public art on the November ballot in Ann Arbor, Thursday's Concentrate Media speaker series focused on the overall topic of art in public place.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Electric cars
9:00 am
Mon September 24, 2012

National Plug-in Day

A wide variety of electric vehicle owners participated in National Plug-in Day in Ann Arbor and Saline on Sunday.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Pedstrian Safety
9:21 am
Fri September 21, 2012

"Safe Routes" Grant to make Walking Safer in Northeast Ann Arbor

A federal grant should help make it safer for students walking to Clague Middle School.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Ann Arbor Fire Department
11:28 am
Wed September 19, 2012

Residents Weigh In on Fire Department Restructuring

Ann Arbor officials are sharing information and getting feedback on a proposal to restructure fire stations in Ann Arbor.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Housing
11:40 am
Tue September 18, 2012

Council Postpones Affordable Housing Funding Plan

Ann Arbor's city council has postponed a decision on a policy to commit the bulk of funds raised from the sale of public lands for affordable housing.  WEMU's Andrew Cluley has more.

Transportation
11:37 am
Tue September 18, 2012

Rapid Transit Connector Plan Back Before Council

Ann Arbor's city council has brought back a plan to study a possible high-capacity rapid transit connector, but has not take a final vote on the issue.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Ann Arbor Parking
9:10 am
Mon September 17, 2012

New Parking Record Set During Art Fairs

Ann Arbor's Downtown Development Authority saw an increase in parking revenues during this year's art fairs, and an historic afternoon.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Environment
9:00 am
Fri September 14, 2012

City to Remove Sediment from Millers Creek

Ann Arbor officials plan to remove some sediment from Millers Creek to help alleviate flooding over Geddes Road near Huron Parkway.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Environment
9:14 am
Thu September 13, 2012

Cleanup Underway at Old MichCon Site in Ann Arbor

The removal of contaminated soil began Tuesday, part of DTE Energy's three million dollar restoration of an old MichCon site in Ann Arbor.  Hear more from WEMU's Bob Eccles.

Transportation
8:48 am
Wed September 12, 2012

Information Meetings Underway on Transit Plan

Ann Arbor Transportation Authority officials have begun meeting with communities across the county promoting the potential benefits of a five-year transit plan.  Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

Ann Arbor DDA
9:01 am
Tue September 11, 2012

DDA Wants More Public Input on William Street Project

William Street
Google Street View

Ann Arbor's Downtown Development Authority continues to move forward on the connecting William Street project.   Hear more from WEMU's Andrew Cluley.

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