Tag Archives: Great Lakes Restoration Initiative

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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September 8th 2016

Coalition to U.S. Congress: Don’t Delay on Great Lakes Restoration Priorities

ANN ARBOR, MICH. (September 8, 2016) – As members of the U.S. Congress return to Washington, D.C., after a nearly two–month recess, the Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition is urging members of the House and Senate to act on Great … Continue reading

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August 29th 2016

Groups Invite Clinton, Trump to Present Great Lakes Platforms at Annual Conference

Environmental, business, industry, and local leaders urge White House aspirants to address Great Lakes supporters at Ohio gathering.   ANN ARBOR, MICH. (August 29, 2016) – Business, industry, and conservation leaders joined regional mayors today in asking presidential contenders Hillary … Continue reading

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July 14th 2016

House Passes Great Lakes Funding Bill

Strong funding for Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, though bill contains harmful provisions that undermine Clean Water Act, other environmental protections. ANN ARBOR, MICH. – The U.S. House of Representatives today approved its 2017 Interior-EPA funding bill, which contains funding for … Continue reading

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June 24th 2016

Community Benefits from Kinnickinnic River Rivitalization

Communities along the Kinnickinnic River in Milwaukee, Wis. are benefiting from Great Lakes Restoration Initiative funding that has been used to remove concrete channelization and naturalize the space. We have previously written about this work on the Kinnickinnic as a success … Continue reading

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