Tag Archives: Toledo

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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March 19th 2014

EPA Announces Shoreline Cities Green Infrastructure Grants in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Ohio

Over the last month, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has been announcing Shoreline Cities Green Infrastructure grants around the Great Lakes. These grants use Great Lakes Restoration Initiative dollars address polluted stormwater runoff using green infrastructure. So far the cities … Continue reading

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June 17th 2010

Ohio Groups Aim to Stop Power Plant Fish Kill to Protect Great Lakes, Economy

For more than a century, Great Lakes fish populations have acted as an important indicator of the health of the Great Lakes. As threats to the Lakes mounted—pollution, over-fishing, and invasive species to name a few—fish populations plummeted, and in … Continue reading

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August 5th 2009

Sen. Sherrod Brown promotes Great Lakes initiative in Cleveland

People around the Great Lakes might not like their tax dollars heading off to Washington each year, but this year a good portion of those dollars are expected to come back home. The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative would provide at … Continue reading

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