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Posted on: February 28, 2024

Issues of the Environment-Ann Arbor leads the way in eco-friendly procurement policies

Issues of the EnvironmentWeekly radio show hosted by David Fair that airs each Wednesday at 6:50am and 8:50am. 

  • February 28, 2024:  Ann Arbor leads the way in eco-friendly procurement policies 

    Did you know that state and local go...
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Posted on: February 26, 2024

Water Resources Commissioner’s Office Awards Over 1.2 M in Grant Money for Stormwater Improvements

Water Resources Commissioner’s Office Awards Over 1.2 Million in Grant Money for Stormwater Improvem

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 26, 2024

Scott Miller, P.E., Deputy Water Resources Commissioner

Washtenaw County Water Resources Commissioner’s Office

734-222-6860

[email protected]

 

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Posted on: February 21, 2024 | Last Modified on: October 19, 2018

Local Rain Gardens Continue to Thrive With Help From Controlled Burns

Photo of 3 people performing a controlled burn of a streetside rain garden.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 21, 2024

Harry Sheehan, Chief Deputy Water Resources Commissioner

Phone: 734-222-6860

Email: [email protected]

 

Local Rain Gardens Continue to Thrive With Help From Controlled Burns 

 

Ann Arbor, MI ...

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Posted on: February 6, 2024

New Partner: University Commons

Spotlight Article on University Commons

Welcome to University Commons, our newest partner in both Community Partners for Clean Streams and Waste Knot. University Commons is already doing so much work to collect and properly dispose of hard to recycle items like Styrofoam, batteries and bulbs. U...

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Posted on: October 11, 2023

Upcoming Events, Garden Work Days, Rain Garden Tours, & More

Events with Sun-horizon-background

Plan to attend some great events, garden work days, rain garden tours, & more using this event list.  

https://www.washtenaw.org/3567/Events

Check back often for updates!

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Posted on: February 21, 2024

Issues of the Environment-UM project looks to nature to find alternatives to hazardous road salt

Issues of the EnvironmentWeekly radio show hosted by David Fair that airs each Wednesday at 6:50am and 8:50am. 

  • February 21, 2024:  UM-led research project looks to nature to find alternatives to hazardous road salt and chemical deicers

    Ic...
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Posted on: February 16, 2024

Issues of the Environment-City of Ann Arbor is moving to transition away from natural gas

Issues of the EnvironmentWeekly radio show hosted by David Fair that airs each Wednesday at 6:50am and 8:50am. 

  • February 14, 2024:  City of Ann Arbor's moving to transition away from natural gas 

    The City of Ann Arbor wan...
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Posted on: February 7, 2024

Issues of the Environment-State Senator Jeff Irwin looks to advance more environmental legislation

Issues of the EnvironmentWeekly radio show hosted by David Fair that airs each Wednesday at 6:50am and 8:50am. 

  • February 7, 2024:  State Senator Jeff Irwin looks to advance more environmental legislation and policy in 2024 

    Furthe...
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Posted on: January 31, 2024

Issues of the Environment-2023 was the warmest year on record and could set new record in 2024

Issues of the EnvironmentWeekly radio show hosted by David Fair that airs each Wednesday at 6:50am and 8:50am. 

  • January 31, 2024  2023 was the warmest year on record and could set new record in 2024 

    Scientists are both astounded ...
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