Items Tagged with 'Great Lakes'
ANN ARBOR — A new report says cleaning up some of the Great Lakes region's most heavily polluted areas has led to billions of dollars in economic development and brought communities closer together. Read More
President Donald Trump is making another attempt to slash federal funding that goes toward cleaning up major U.S. waterways, including the Great Lakes and Chesapeake Bay, even though Congress has thwarted his previous attempts, according to budget documents released Monday. Read More
LANSING — Gov. Rick Snyder has signed legislation establishing a panel to oversee construction of an oil pipeline tunnel in the waterway linking Lake Huron and Lake Michigan, while opponents insisted the battle isn't over and could widen from the state Capitol to the courts. Read More
MACKINAC ISLAND — A coalition of government and business groups is kicking off a campaign to attract cruise ships to the Great Lakes. Read More
TRAVERSE CITY — Despite recent improvements, the U.S. and Canada have a long way to go toward ridding the Great Lakes of pollution that endangers human health and the environment, an advisory agency said. Read More
LANSING — Great Lakes shipping has the potential to go green. Read More