Sustainability

Development News FILL is located at 1908 S. Saginaw Road, next to The Gourmet Cupcake Shoppe. They're open nearly every day.
Innovation News WRRMA-trained cart inspectors Laurena Deak and Julie Cline examine recycling bins in Ypsilanti Township.
Feature Story Alita Kelly gardening
Innovation News Recycling symbol
Feature Story Dr. Nathan Arnold, inventor of the Nessie deposit return system.
Feature Story CMU Wetlands Research-Pinconning Bay
Development News “My grandmother wanted her estate to be a place where people feel welcomed,” says Lynn Ford Alandt, chairperson of the Ford House board of trustees.
Feature Story Pleasant Thyme Herb Farm

Business is blooming at Pleasant Thyme Herb Farm


Feature Story A Little Something offers what every vegan has been wishing for this summer: a place they can find delicious vegan ice cream.
Development News This new Ferndale business was inspired by the Barbara Ward quote, “We have forgotten how to be good guests, how to walk lightly on the Earth as its other creatures do.”
Feature Story “People who are eating produce and fresh foods are less likely to encounter illness,” says Shannon Raynard.
Feature Story Spencer Melton
Feature Story Central Asphalt
Feature Story Esther Williams is the executive director of Midland Recyclers.
Feature Story Goats have returned to Ottawa County Parks this spring, taking on the “job” of chowing down on invasive species.

Baby goats are baaaaack at Ottawa County parks


Feature Story NOAA GLERL scientists deploy a thermistor chain for long-term temperature monitoring in southern Lake Michigan, 1999.
Feature Story Climate Kalamazoo Climate Grief

Climate Kalamazoo: Grief, reconstructed