Author Archives: Jordan Lubetkin

September 22nd 2017

Coalition Partners with Milwaukee Community  to Promote Water Infrastructure Investments

Upcoming events in Toledo, Detroit, and Gary, Ind., to highlight local water infrastructure challenges, solutions—and need for ongoing federal investment The Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition is partnering with local communities around the Great Lakes region to promote federal investments … Continue reading

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July 12th 2017

House Interior Bill Funds Great Lakes Restoration, Cuts EPA

The U.S House Appropriations Committee yesterday released the fiscal year 2018 Interior and Environment Appropriations bill, which is being considered in subcommittee today. The bill sets funding levels for many core Great Lakes restoration programs. Todd Ambs, campaign director for … Continue reading

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March 15th 2017

Great Lakes Advocates in D.C. to Urge Congress to Keep Restoration Efforts on Track

  WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 15, 2017) – Days after leaked Trump Administration budget numbers telegraphed steep cuts of up to 97 percent for core Great Lakes programs, advocates for the lakes are gathering in Washington, D.C., to meet with members … Continue reading

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October 21st 2016

‘Continue Great Lakes Restoration Initiative,’ Advocates Urge in New Paper

Federal Great Lakes restoration efforts are working and should continue, Great Lakes supporters urged in a report released yesterday by Northland College’s Burke Center for Freshwater Innovation in Ashland, Wis. The paper stems from a meeting in late September with … Continue reading

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September 20th 2016

Great Lakes Restoration Conference Opening Today in Sandusky, Ohio

We’re excited to be at Cedar Point – the roller coaster capital of the world – on the shores of Lake Erie in Sandusky, Ohio, as the Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition hosts our annual conference. We’re excited about this … Continue reading

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