The overhaul of the Ann Arbor sign ordinance was approved by the City Planning Commission on August 5 and will advance for consideration by the City Council. It includes dark-sky friendly provisions for illuminated signs.
Wed Oct 9, 8:00pm, 411 West Hall, UM — Andrew Gardner will present on Light Pollution at the UM Student Astronomical Society. If you haven’t seen our presentations, this is a great opportunity on campus!
Oct 7, 7:30pm: Sally Oey will present “The Quest for Michigan Dark Skies” at the Warren Astronomical Society meeting at the Cranbrook Institute of Science. The meeting starts at 7:30pm and the talk is at 9:00pm. https://www.meetup.com/warrenastro/events/hgnqtqyznbkb/
Sep 13 and 14, 8:00pm: Norbert Vance will present “Losing the Dark” at Astronomy at the Beach, Island Lake State Recreation Area. Sponsored by the Great Lakes Association of Astronomy Clubs (GLAAC). Check out their nice website on light pollution.