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Jorge Avellan / WEMU

An Ypsilanti Township military veteran received a new roof Monday, thanks to the national Owens Corning Roof Deployment Project.  89.1 WEMU's Jorge Avellan was there and has the story.
 


Border-to-Border Trail
Washtenaw County / washtenaw.org

In this week's "Issues of the Environment," Washtenaw County senior parks planner Peter Sanderson joins WEMU's David Fair to talk about how far the Border-to-Border Trail has come to this point and how much further along it will be at the end of 2019. 


Michigan Supreme Court
Wikipedia Media Commons / wikipedia.org

The Michigan Supreme Court has called a halt to a petition campaign to repeal wage protections for workers on government-funded construction projects. 


Construction
Wikipedia Media Commons / wikipedia.org

Construction worker unions have asked the Michigan Supreme Court to put the brakes on sending a petition-initiated question to the Legislature.  The unions say the petition campaign broke the rules.  


Eastern Michigan University
Brielle Bashore / Eastern Michigan University

Eastern Michigan University has spent over $40 million this summer on construction projects.


MDOT

Thousands of area commuters will soon get back into their driving routines with the re-opening of another local freeway after months of construction.


Parkridge
Courtesy Photo / City of Ypsilanti

The City of Ypsilanti starts work on a new affordable housing project today.


Ann Arbor Downtown Development Authority
Courtesy Photo / a2dda.org

Ann Arbor's South University Area is getting some improvements.   

WEMU

A heavily trafficked section of the Border to Border Trail will close next month for reconstruction.


Construction Season Underway In Washtenaw County

Apr 11, 2016
89.1 WEMU

As temperatures rise, crews will be out on many of the region’s roads.

 


Ann Arbor-Saline Road
Andrew Cluley / 89.1 WEMU

The Legislature is on a summer break until mid-August. The House and the Senate both adjourned today (Tue.) with no quorums and no votes on road funding.