Coalition and Others to House of Representatives Regarding the Transportation Bill

June 2009

To: Members of the U.S. House of Representatives
Washington, DC 20515

From: The Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition
And the undersigned environmental non-governmental organizations

Dear Representative:

On behalf of the Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition, we urge you to include language in the next Transportation Bill reauthorization that requires all new or rehabilitated federal aid highways and roads to reduce or eliminate polluted storm water runoff and ensure that eligible highways do not cause or contribute to the impairment of local waters and wetlands…