Ann Arbor

Shortly after graduating from Skyline High School last spring, Cole launched a campaign for the Ann Arbor School Board of Trustees.

LSA freshman Lucas Cole is more invested in school than the average freshman — not just when it comes to his classes in the University of Michigan’s Residential College, but all of Ann Arbor’s public schools.

The water treatment plant has been testing treatment technologies for the past year and the city recently spent $850,000 to implement an effective technology in all of the city’s filters.

More than four years after the Flint water crisis, Michigan officials encountered a new challenge this summer when the Department of Environmental Quality revealed some water

Early Tuesday morning, the Ann Arbor City Council discussed one of its least contentious issues: the domestication of ducks.

Chuck Warpehoski (D-Ward 5) urged councilmembers to approve the proposal to address climate change during City Council at Larcom City Hall Monday evening.

The Ann Arbor City Council postponed its vote on a proposal to amend and appropriate funds for the city’s climate and sustainability programs until the Nov. 19 council meeting. One amendment would add two full-time employees to the city’s office of sustainabilty. 

Mayor Christopher Taylor listens to discussion of his proposal to establish the Independent Community Police Oversight Commission during City Council at Larcom City Hall Monday evening.

In a meeting that lasted past 3 a.m., Ann Arbor City Council unanimously passed

Legal questions remain regarding aspects of the citizens’ draft and changes in Ann Arbor Mayor Christopher Taylor’s counter-proposal.

Following the defeat of a citizen task force’s proposal for a police oversight commision at a City Council meeting on Oct.

As Election Day approaches in Ann Arbor, development of the Library Lot on Fifth Avenue across from the Ann Arbor District Library remains up for debate.

As Election Day approaches in Ann Arbor, development of the Library Lot on Fifth Avenue across from the Ann Arbor District Library remains up for debate.

Schools in the Ann Arbor Public Schools district have been found to have elevated levels of lead in their drinking water.

Schools in the Ann Arbor Public Schools district have been found to have elevated levels of lead in their drinking water.

Ann Arbor residents show support for a police oversight commission ordinance at the City Council meeting at City Hall Monday evening.

Ann Arbor City Council voted down an ordinance introduced by three councilmembers Monday night establishing a citizen-led police oversight board, instead voting to move forward with a counter-ordinance off

Cathy Theisen, conservation chair at the Washtenaw Audubon Society, explained chimney swifts roost during the fall and spring to keep warm before migrating back to South America.

When locals approach Ann Arbor YMCA, they may see a swarm of what looks like bats flying in the fall sky.