Tag Archives: Economic-Report

August 18th 2009

Riverkeepers Warn of Poo Stew In Detroit River

The picture says it all! Guest bloggers for the Detroit Free Press describe the fouling of Lake Erie from the Detroit River and other tributaries – all victims of an ancient combined sewer and storm water system that simply doesn’t … Continue reading

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August 18th 2009

NY Senators Schumer and Gillibrand Should Vote Yes for GLRI

The Editorial page of the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle urges Empire State Senators Charles E. Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand to vote in favor of the $475 million Great Lakes Restoration Initiative. They describe the problems with Lake Ontario, sewage 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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July 21st 2009

Great Lakes Play Big Role in Second City’s Revival

“Preservation of the Great Lakes is vital not only to the environment but also to the health of the cities that benefit from the waterfront,” Malone said.

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April 8th 2009

Buffalo: The Come Back Kid

Buffalo, NY – Buffalo, the second poorest city in the nation has a plan to stimulate a long depressed local economy by making Buffalo and the Great Lakes one and the same in people’s minds. That is right, the Queen … Continue reading

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