Tag Archives: water infrastructure

March 30th 2018

Trump Infrastructure Plan Misses the Mark

Today President Trump is traveling to Richfield, Ohio (outside of Cleveland), to discuss his infrastructure plan. A top priority of the Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition is to increase federal investments in drinking water and wastewater infrastructure in the region. … Continue reading

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March 21st 2018

Senator Gillibrand to Introduce Bill on Water Infrastructure Grant Funding

Senator Kristin Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) plans to introduce a bill to help communities around the Great Lakes region, and the country, fix their crumbling water infrastructure. The pipes and buildings that make up our water infrastructure system are aging. In the … Continue reading

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March 6th 2018

A Big Week for the Great Lakes: Water Infrastructure and Equity Report Released, Great Lakes Day

U.S. Water Alliance to Release Report: Great Lakes Infrastructure, Equity and Water Affordability On Tuesday, March 6, the U.S. Water Alliance is releasing a new report that examines inequity issues around the infrastructure needs in the Great Lakes region. The … Continue reading

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February 15th 2018

Coalition Urges Congress to Reject Trump Budget, Infrastructure Plan

ANN ARBOR, MICH. (February 15, 2018)—The Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition today urged the U.S. Congress to reject the Trump Administration’s budget and infrastructure plan as insufficient to restore and protect the Great Lakes and to meet the needs of … Continue reading

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February 12th 2018

Trump Budget Cuts to Great Lakes Programs a ‘Non-Starter’

Administration ‘misses major opportunity’ with infrastructure plan   WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 12, 2018)—The Trump Administration today released its proposed budget, which drastically cuts core Great Lakes programs as well as funding for the federal agencies, such as the Environmental Protection … Continue reading

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