Coalition Governance Board to Representatives Regarding the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Act of 2015

April 2016

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

From: The Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition Governance Board

Dear Madame Chairman and Mr. Ranking Member:

On behalf of the Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition, we wanted to express our appreciation to you for this Subcommittee’s support for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative last year and ask you to again support $475 million for the GLRI in fiscal year 2011. Freezing funding for this multi-year initiative at fiscal year 2010 levels will accelerate the restoration of the Great Lakes improving our nation’s environment and create jobs…