Radio Shows on 89.1FM WEMU
Public Health's Environmental Health Division and Washtenaw County's Office of the Water Resources Commissioner help produce two radio shows in collaboration with WEMU News. Tune in to hear about environmental issues impacting Washtenaw County!
Issues of the Environment
Weekly radio show that airs each Wednesday at 6:50am and 8:50am.
- Wednesday, January 27: MaryCarol Hunter, Associate Professor, School of Natural Resources, University of Michigan, will discuss her research at U of M that confirms the mental health benefits of time outdoors.
Wednesday, February 3: Tom Shields, spokesman for Wolverine Pipe Line Company, will discuss the pipeline expansion coming to Washtenaw County this spring.
The Green Room
Monthly radio show that airs the last Friday of each month at 6:50am and 8:50am.
- Friday, January 29: The Allen Creek Greenway - A Matter of Time
The Allen Creek Greenway is a three-mile walking and biking trail proposed to run north-south, near the railroad, through downtown Ann Arbor. The City of Ann Arbor has taken a $200,000 first step, by funding its master plan process. In this installment of WEMU’s "The Green Room," Barbara Lucas explores hopes and dreams for the Greenway, whose proponents say, "It’s about time!"
Tune in to 89.1FM WEMU to hear the shows on air, or listen to archived shows on our Issues of the Environment and The Green Room pages. For questions or ideas for future show topics, please contact Mary Mathias.
Thanks for listening!