People & Places Posts

Ember McCoy – Ward 4 People & Places You Should Know (April 2, 2022)

Ember McCoy – Ward 4 People & Places You Should Know (April 2, 2022)

If you pay attention to local housing or energy issues, you may already know Ember McCoy. She is an appointed member of the City’s Energy Commission (since 2018) and active in the Graduate Employees Organization (GEO). Ember is a Ph.D. candidate in Environmental Policy & Justice at U-M’s School for Environment and Sustainability (SEAS). She studies the politics of air pollution regulation and monitoring in the US.

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Karen Hoffman – Ward 4 People & Places You Should Know (Mar 19, 2022)

Karen Hoffman – Ward 4 People & Places You Should Know (Mar 19, 2022)

If you live on the east side of Ward 4 (anywhere in the vicinity of Eisenhower/King George Boulevard/Packard), you probably recognize Karen Hoffman. Karen spends a lot of her day out and about, walking the local neighborhoods. The only two conditions that keep her inside: freezing rain and temperatures under 10 degrees. Any other weather, she is outside walking!

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