stadium http://michiganradio.org en Spending taxpayer dollars on sports stadiums will not help Detroit http://michiganradio.org/post/spending-taxpayer-dollars-sports-stadiums-will-not-help-detroit <p>Politicians are falling all over themselves in Washington and in Lansing to oppose spending any money to, as they put it, “bail out” Detroit.</p><p> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 13:02:24 +0000 Jack Lessenberry 13750 at http://michiganradio.org Spending taxpayer dollars on sports stadiums will not help Detroit Feds chip in to rebuild bridge http://michiganradio.org/post/feds-chip-rebuild-bridge <p>Congressman <a href="http://dingell.house.gov/issue/jobs-economy/2010/10/dingell-delivers-tiger-ii-grant-to-ann-arbor.shtml">John Dingell&#39;s office</a> has announced that the federal government will chip in $13.9 million dollars to fix an aging Ann Arbor bridge.</p><p>The <a href="http://www.a2gov.org/government/publicservices/project_management/Pages/EastStadiumBridges.aspx">four lane bridge on Stadium Avenue</a>, which runs past the &quot;Big House,&quot; has been down to two lanes because it&#39;s so dilapidated.</p> Fri, 15 Oct 2010 16:09:55 +0000 Mark Brush 153 at http://michiganradio.org Feds chip in to rebuild bridge