Some highlights from Ryan Stanton’s MLive article:

“The presidents of the University of Michigan, Eastern Michigan University and Washtenaw Community College have announced they’re endorsing a proposal to expand transit services in Ann Arbor, Ypsilanti and Ypsilanti Township.”

“U-M President Mary Sue Coleman expressed her personal support for the Ann Arbor Area Transportation Authority’s 0.7-mill tax proposal at an Ann Arbor/Ypsilanti Regional Chamber of Commerce event on Wednesday.”

“EMU President Susan Martin said the AAATA has been a valuable community resource and active partner with EMU and she’s pleased to support the proposed expansion of services, including expanded evening and weekend hours, more buses on busy routes, and expanded options for seniors and people with disabilities.”

“WCC President Rose Bellanca also described the AAATA is a valuable resource for the community, including her college’s students, faculty and staff.”

Read the full article from MLive by clicking here.