Press Releases

December 16th 2016

Coalition: Trump Administration Has Opportunity to Stand up for Great Lakes, Communities

ANN ARBOR, MICH. (December 16, 2016) – The Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition today urged the incoming Trump Administration to follow through on its commitment to support federal restoration efforts of the Great Lakes, which supply drinking water to more … Continue reading

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December 12th 2016

Coalition Applauds Great Lakes Investments in Bill

Congress authorizes $1.5 billion in Great Lakes restoration over five years, funding for Flint, Mich., to replace lead pipes to restore clean drinking water. Ann Arbor, Mich. (December 10, 2016) – In a major victory for the people, businesses, and … 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 29th 2016

House supports Great Lakes restoration legislation – again!

Ann Arbor, Mich. (September 29, 2016). The U.S. House of Representatives wrapped up their pre-election session this week passing legislation supporting Great Lakes restoration in the Water Resources Development Act. Additionally, the House also followed the Senate in passing a continuing … Continue reading

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September 27th 2016

Clinton, Trump Campaigns Commit to Great Lakes Restoration Initiative at Candidate Forum

ANN ARBOR, MICH. (September 23, 2016) – At a presidential campaign forum yesterday, representatives from the Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump campaigns said that they would support the federal Great Lakes Restoration Initiative if elected. The forum, hosted by the … Continue reading

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