November 23rd 2010

New Reports Examine Successful Great Lakes Restoration Projects

Across the Great Lakes region, a movement is growing. From Buffalo to Detroit, Chicago to Duluth, communities are working to restore the Lakes. People are removing dangerous dams to restore fish passage, converting old farms to wetland habitat and rehabilitating … Continue reading

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October 19th 2010

New Reports Highlight Successful Great Lakes Restoration Projects

Great Lakes cities, residents and businesses are embracing real solutions to the problems that have been plaguing our fresh water lakes for decades. Two new reports by the Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition showcase successful restoration projects and the benefits … Continue reading

August 11th 2010

Turning the Tide is Turning Headlines Around the Region

Earlier this week, the Healing Our Waters Coalition released a report detailing the sewage crisis that the Great Lakes are facing due to our region’s antiquated sewer infrastructure. The Coalition held release events in five Great Lakes cities to announce … Continue reading

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August 9th 2010

Congress Needs to Step up Funding for Sewage Crisis, Report Says

The Healing Our Waters Campaign is calling on Congress to increase their investment in wastewater infrastructure in an effort to restore the Great Lakes and create tens of thousands of jobs in our region. This afternoon in five historic Great … Continue reading

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August 9th 2010

New Report: Solving Region’s Sewage Crisis Will Create Jobs, Restore Great Lakes

Reversing federal wastewater infrastructure deficit, investing in “green” solutions key to tackling sewage overflows—serious public health threat Failure to Address $23 Billion Backlog Could Hamper Restoration Efforts ANN ARBOR, MICH. (Aug. 9, 2010) —The Great Lakes are under siege from … Continue reading