The Lucy Ann Lance Show – Monday September 22, 2014

Listen to Hour 1: 8 AM-9 AM (Repeated at 10 AM):

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Listen to Hour 2: 9 AM-10 AM:

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Road Tax for Washtenaw County?

  • Yousef Rabhi, Chair, Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners

Washtenaw County residents may be paying a new tax to fix the roads, but they won’t be given a chance to vote on it. The Washtenaw County Board of Commissioners gave preliminary approval for a one-year road funding tax. Next is a public hearing and then a final vote by the commissioners.

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A2Y Chamber: Running a B&B in Ann Arbor

  • Jan Davies McDermott, Owner, Davies House Inn Georgetown Bed & Breakfast

This longtime owner of a popular Ann Arbor B&B reveals what it takes to operate one and shares what led to her success.

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Business Ethos: Are Your TIF Dollars Being Spent Wisely?

  • David Mielke, Retired Dean of the College of Business at EMU

Many Downtown Development Authorities, like the City’s of Ann Arbor’s, use Tax Incremental Financing Authorities to capture property taxes to promote economic development. So, how effective are DDAs?

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Milan Area Chamber of Commerce: Annual Awards

  • Diane London, Chamber Board Member

The Milan Chamber’s Annual Awards program was started in 2005 to provide the community with the opportunity to nominate and recognize businesses, individuals and youth they believe demonstrate support and commitment to the Milan area.

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Think Local First: The Lore of the Little Brown Jug

  • ud Branam, TLF Interim Executive Director
  • Ken McGee, Author of “The Little Brown Jug”

In 1903 a 30 cent, 5-gallon water jug began football’s first rivalry trophy game. Michigan and Minnesota will battle for the Little Brown Jug this week, with the victor winning the prized artifact that started it all. But do you know the real story behind the Little Brown Jug?

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