Tag Archives: green infrastructure

September 29th 2017

Toledo Groups, Great Lakes Advocates Call for Increased Investments in Water Infrastructure

TOLEDO, OHIO (September 29, 2017) – Community leaders in Toledo joined Great Lakes advocates today to urge the U.S. Congress to at least double federal investments in water infrastructure to prevent neighborhood flooding, keep beaches open, and provide safe drinking … Continue reading

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June 6th 2017

Weekly News Roundup: GLRI, Oil Pipelines, and More

Here are some of the big Great Lakes restoration news stories from last week, in case you missed them.   A conference in Detroit last week focused on the topic of green infrastructure, reports Michigan Radio. Green infrastructure has the … Continue reading

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June 15th 2016

Funding Opportunity: Chicago Area Restoration Funding Available

The Chi-Cal Rivers Fund has announced their 2016 request for proposals. Read the RFP here. The fund is offering up to $1.7 million in awards this year, with individual projects awarded between $100,000 and $300,000. Grant funding is available for … Continue reading

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June 9th 2015

U.S. EPA Announces Great Lakes Shoreline Cities Grants

Last week, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced more than $1.8 million in Shoreline Cities grant awards for cities around the Great Lakes basin. The Shoreline Cities grant program is funded by the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative and provides funding … Continue reading

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