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City Park Projects Stalled

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28
Month
November
Year
1976
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Park Funds Borrowed For Other City Uses

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Parent Issue
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28
Month
February
Year
1974
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AACHM Oral History: Audrey Lucas

Thu, 12/01/2016 - 3:22pm

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Audrey Lucas was born in 1934 and raised in Ann Arbor where she fondly recalls her school days Jones School. She talks about activities at the Dunbar Center where she had the pleasure of singing at various city events, and some of Ann Arbor's black neighborhoods and businesses. Ms. Lucas worked for the University of Michigan Health System for 47 years, the last 35 before her retirement as a human resources consultant.

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AACHM Oral History: Shirley Beckley

Sun, 09/11/2016 - 12:57pm

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Shirley Beckley was born on July 30, 1942. She was raised by her mother on Wall St. and attended Jones School, Mack School, and Bach Schools in Ann Arbor. Shirley started as a housing manager for the Ann Arbor Housing Commission, later becoming housing director in Lansing and Muskegon. She reminisces about working at Jacobson’s, dances at the Dunbar Center, businesses on Fourth Avenue and Ann Streets, and tense racial incidents in the schools. Shirley continues to be deeply involved in social justice issues at the local level.

In Related Items Last Night

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Parent Issue
Day
21
Month
January
Year
1969
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Street Work Razing Set

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Day
18
Month
March
Year
1969
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Planners OK Beautification For Bypass

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Day
11
Month
June
Year
1969
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Bypass Route Review Asked

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Parent Issue
Day
5
Month
August
Year
1969
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Slowdown Urged On Bypass Project

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Parent Issue
Day
12
Month
September
Year
1969
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