Great Lakes Restoration Initiative

March 24th 2014

Action Alert Reminder: Letter supporting GLRI ends on Friday

We’re beginning this week with 21 co-signers to the letter supporting the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative funding at $300 million in 2015. The letter now includes support from Reps: John Dingell (D-Mich.), David Joyce (R-Ohio), Sander Levin (D-Mich.), Louise Slaughter … Continue reading

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March 20th 2014

Action Alert Reminder: Urge your Representative to sign on to support the GLRI in 2015

Support  is increasing among members of the House of Representatives to fund the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative at $300 million in 2015. The letter to House Appropriators that has been circulating since last week asks members of the House Appropriation committee to … 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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March 18th 2014

Twelfth Member Signs on to Support the GLRI at $300 Million in 2015

Today we learned that Representative Ron Kind (D-Wisc.) signed on to the letter to House Appropriators on GLRI funding, urging them to support the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative at $300 million in 2015. Representative Kind joins Reps. John Dingell (D-Mich.), David … Continue reading

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February 26th 2014

EPA Releases Report on Great Lakes Restoration Successes from 2012

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has released the progress report for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative for FY2012. The GLRI has been doing great work, although we know more work still needs to be done. The report can be found … Continue reading

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