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December 11, 2018
The coalition warned that a proposed rule issued by the Trump Administration would weaken clean water protection efforts in the Great Lakes region.
December 7, 2018
U.S. Representatives drafted a letter to the Office of Management and Budget requesting funding for programs that address harmful algal blooms.
November 13, 2018
House Members are circulating a letter to the Office of Management and Budget to request $300 million for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative in FY20.
October 24, 2018
The coalition is seeking a request for qualifications for state leads. This role connects the larger coalition to the federal, state, and local level.
October 15, 2018
Coalition: ‘Every person deserves the right to clean, reliable, and affordable water—and that goes hand-in-hand with supporting a livable wage for workers.’
October 12, 2018
Hotel workers are on strike and the Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition has decided to postpone the conference, originally scheduled for October 2018.
October 11, 2018
There is a national strike underway by hotel workers, including those at the Westin Book Cadillac—where the Great Lakes Conference will be Oct. 17-18.
September 25, 2018
A new report from economists at several universities shows that the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative’s ecological investments are producing jobs.
Washington Watch: House Interior Bill Funds Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, Frustrates Administration
July 24, 2018
The U.S. House Interior and Environment finished debate on Thursday. The bill contains funding for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, water infrastructure and other restoration programs.