barrier busters

Ann Arbor Residents To See An Increase In Water Rates

Dec 22, 2020
City of Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor’s city council has approved two rounds of water rate increases. 

Washtenaw County

Financial assistance requests made to the community group Barrier Busters, a group of over 90 Washtenaw County social services agencies, have tripled during COVID-19.  

Moonson Eninsche
Washtenaw County /

There are more than 90 service agencies and organizations in Washtenaw County helping area residents through the "Barrier Busters" program.  For many, COVID-19 has only increased the need for assistance.  In this week's "Washtenaw United," WEMU's David Fair discussed the issues with Moonson Eninsche from the Washtenaw County Office of Community and Economic Development.  

City Of Ypsilanti Creates Housing Assistance Fund

May 6, 2020
City of Ypsilanti /

The City of Ypsilanti has created a housing expenditure program for residents who need financial assistance during the COVID-19 crisis.