Ozone Action Day Declared For Sunday

Residents are asked not to fill up their gas tanks or mow their lawns during Ozone Action Days in order to help keep the air clean.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/17/2011


Ozone Action Day

Today marks the season’s first Ozone Action Day. Drivers and others are asked to delay activities that contribute to higher levels of pollution amid hot, humid weather.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/08/2011


SEMCOG Suggests MiRideshare As Solution To High Gas Prices

What options do Southeast Michigan motorists have to combat rising gas costs? SEMCOG, the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments, suggests using one of its Web sites to share a ride to work to keep commuting costs low.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/08/2011

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SEMCOG: Southeast Michigan Air Quality Has Improved

For the second straight year, air quality in Southeast Michigan has improved, according to data collected at air monitoring stations throughout the region.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/05/2011


Economics Dept: SEMCOG Reports Surprise 82% Surge In Housing Permits

The Southeast Michigan residential construction market posted an unexpected 82 percent gain in new housing units in 2010, according to a report released this week by the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments.


SEMCOG, Canadian Officials Discuss Bridge Project

The Southeast Michigan Council of Governments meets Friday with Counsel General of Canada — in what members call the most important visit by a Canadian Counsel General in their history.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/21/2011

National Stop On Red Week

Too many Michigan drivers are not seeing red.  State and federal highway officials say more than 3,500 crashes in Southeast Michigan in 2009 could have been avoided by one simple action: stopping when the traffic […]