Tag Archives: 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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September 22nd 2017

Coalition Partners with Milwaukee Community  to Promote Water Infrastructure Investments

Upcoming events in Toledo, Detroit, and Gary, Ind., to highlight local water infrastructure challenges, solutions—and need for ongoing federal investment The Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition is partnering with local communities around the Great Lakes region to promote federal investments … Continue reading

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August 25th 2017

Rainwater Reuse Fair Helps Johnsons Park Residents Combat Flooding

Looking for relief from the headaches of flooded basements and streets following every heavy rain? Our Think Blue | Think Green Rainwater Reuse Fair provides solutions to these problems and hands-on education. The event will showcase how neighborhood residents can … Continue reading

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May 1st 2017

Request for Proposals: Highlighting Great Lakes Infrastructure Work

  The Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition is seeking to work with groups in the Great Lakes region to identify and highlight, via an in-person event, a local, place-based infrastructure project or need in city within the Great Lakes region. Preferred … Continue reading

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February 8th 2016

New EPA Report: Nearly $80 Billion Needed for Wastewater Infrastructure in Great Lakes States

ANN ARBOR, MICH. (February 4, 2016) – Nearly $80 billion is needed over the next 20 years to curb sewage overflows and protect community drinking water in the eight Great Lakes states of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, … Continue reading

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