During the COVID-19 crisis, the state and national governments have been attempting to work together to provide medical supplies and implement shelter-in-place guidelines to slow the spread of the virus.
U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Mich., hosted a telephone town hall on Thursday to inform constituents about the COVID-19 outbreak. The town hall featured health care professionals and highlighted the importance of preventative measures and social distancing.
Almost six years after a switch in water supply by city officials led to the Flint Water Crisis, Michigan has been facing another man-made water crisis affecting approximately 1.9 million Michiganders. On Jan.
In commemoration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Susan Rice, former United Nations Ambassador and former National Security Advisor, spoke Monday morning at Hill Auditorium.
Rice’s speech was one of many events dedicated to MLK this past Monday. Angela Davis, Activist and keynote speaker, also gave a speech this past Monday on the MLK Jr. symposium theme, “The (Mis)Education of the U.S.”
U.S. Rep. Debbie Dingell, D-Mich., joined a bicameral delegation to the Madrid Climate Convention 2019 on Dec. 2.
The conference is the 25th session of the Conference of the Parties. Along with Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and other key Democrats, Dingell joined other international leaders for a weeklong convention to discuss steps forward with the Paris Climate Agreement of 2016. This was the first time Dingell traveled to a Conference of the Parties.
Ypsilanti is following Ann Arbor’s lead in drafting a plan to achieve carbon neutrality by the year 2035.
On Tuesday, Nov. 19, the Ypsilanti City Council decided to draft a plan on how the city could become carbon neutral in 15 years. The draft plan will be presented on March 31, approaching the 50th anniversary of Earth Day.