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February 7th 2017

Updated Action Alert: Extended Deadline to Urge Representatives to Support GLRI Funding

A letter in support of the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative fiscal year 2018 funding is circulating in the House of Representatives and the deadline has been extended.  We’re asking Representatives in the Great Lakes region to sign on to urge President Trump … Continue reading

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February 6th 2017

Action Alert: Urge Representatives to Sign On to Support GLRI Funding

A letter in support of the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative fiscal year 2018 funding is circulating in the House of Representatives.  We’re urging Representatives in the Great Lakes region to sign on to urge President Trump to include $300 million in … Continue reading

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October 27th 2016

Action Alert: Urge U.S. House Members to support Water Resources and Development Act

A letter is being circulated by the Great Lakes Task Force in the U.S. House in support of the Water Resources and Development Act and proposals that would benefit the Great Lakes. Two different versions of the Water Resources and Development … Continue reading

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July 6th 2016

Extended Deadline: Public Comment on EPA’s Environmental Justice Strategy Open until July 28

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, which oversees Great Lakes Restoration Initiative funding and allocations, has extended the public comment  period for their Environmental Justice Strategy, EJ 2020. You can read the proposed strategy here. The public comment period is now … Continue reading

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April 7th 2016

Great Lakes Communications Workshops: How to Use Latest Public Opinion Research to Effectively Advocate for the Lakes

  The Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition will be spending part of April and May touring the Great Lakes region hosting communications workshops. The workshops will cover our latest polling data, how to effectively communicate about Great Lakes restoration, how … Continue reading

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