Press Release

St. Joseph Mercy Ann Arbor CEO and U-M Health Systems VP announce endorsements for May 6 AAATA millage

For Immediate Release: Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Contact: Michael Garfield at (734) 904-4388

ANN ARBOR—Two of Washtenaw County’s leading health care delivery system executives today announced their personal support for the Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority (AAATA) May 6 millage proposal to improve public transit.

The endorsements are shared by Dr. Ora Pescovitz, executive vice president of medical affairs […]

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Presidents of the University of Michigan, Eastern Michigan University and Washtenaw Community College personally support May 6 Millage

For Immediate Release
Thursday, March 27, 2014

Contact: Carolyn Grawi
(734) 417-7732

The presidents of the University of Michigan, Eastern Michigan University, and Washtenaw Community College, the three largest higher learning institutions in Washtenaw County, have personally endorsed the May 6 ballot proposal to improve public transportation in Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti and Ypsilanti Township.

U-M President Mary Sue Coleman expressed her support […]

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Sierra Club Endorses AAATA Transit Millage

CONTACT: Nancy Shiffler, (734)971-1157
[Ann Arbor]: The Sierra Club, Huron Valley Group at its March 10, Executive Committee Meeting endorsed the upcoming May, 2014 ballot proposal submitted by Ann Arbor Area Transit Authority (AAATA) to raise an 0.70 property tax millage to expand services for the “urban core” of Washtenaw County […]

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County Commissioners Endorse More Buses, More Places, More Often

Thursday, March 5, 2014

Contact: Commissioner Yousef Rabhi

ANN ARBOR – Today, six Washtenaw County Commissioners representing the service footprint of the Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority endorsed the “More Buses. More Places. More Often” campaign to increase funding for the expanded agency.

“Public transportation is an essential part of our social service safety net in the […]

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Coalition launches ‘More Buses’ campaign

Goal is to expand public transit in Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti and Ypsilanti Township
A broad range of community organizations, business leaders and elected officials have launched a campaign to support a ballot proposal to finance improvements in public transportation in Washtenaw County’s urban core.

The Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority board voted unanimously at their Feb. 20 meeting […]

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