Flint’s Water Remains Stable, Continues To Meet Federal And New Stricter State StandardsThe Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes, and Energy announced Wednesday that the city of Flint’s water system has met state and federal standards for three years in a row and is also meeting the new stricter testing rules Michigan announced last year.
2020 Event To Focus On Great Lakes Water InfrastructureA 2020 gathering at Novi's Suburban Collection Showplace will seek to identify and explore solutions to water infrastructure challenges faced by the Great Lakes region.
Senators Pushing To Increase Great Lakes Cleanup FundingSenators Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters announced bipartisan legislation to renew and expand the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative at a series of news conferences Thursday and Friday.
Detroit Water Facility Honored For Water TreatmentThe Great Lakes Water Authority has been recognized for drinking water operations at one of its facilities in Detroit.
Great Lakes Water Levels Highest Since The '80s
Great Lakes Water Levels Continue Surge; 2 Set RecordsLake Erie and Lake Ontario last month reached their highest points since record-keeping began in 1918 according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.
Ohio Republican Governor Asks For $1B To Protect The Great LakesOhio Governor, Mike DeWine, says he needs $1 billion to spend on cleaning up toxic algae in Lake Erie and to protect other lakes and rivers in the state.
5 Governors Stand Up Against Trump’s Plan To Cut $270M in Great Lakes SpendingGovernors of five states oppose President Donald Trump's call for a 90 percent spending cut for a Great Lakes cleanup program.
Michigan Governor Blasts Story About Her AppearanceMichigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on Thursday criticized a Detroit TV station's decision to air a story about the reaction to the dress she wore during her State of the State speech.
Hunting and Fishing Groups Join Forces to Fight Carp in the Great LakesHunting and fishing groups have teamed up to support a plan for preventing Asian carp from reaching the Great Lakes.
High Water Levels Expected In Great Lakes This SummerExperts are predicting higher-than-normal water levels on the Great Lakes this summer, some of which may set records.
New Michigan Panel Could Approve Great Lakes Pipeline TunnelA newly established panel in Michigan could give final approval to a proposed oil pipeline tunnel beneath a crucial section of the Great Lakes
Great Lakes Cleanup Program Boosts Region's EconomyA newly released analysis says a federal Great Lakes cleanup program is good for the region's economy.
Emergency Rule Prohibits Most Anchoring In Michigan WaterwayMichigan's governor on Thursday approved an emergency ban on most vessels dropping anchor in a Great Lakes waterway where oil, electric and other infrastructure cables rest, following an anchor strike that caused a potentially toxic leak.
Illinois Seeks Talks On Keeping Asian Carp From Great LakesIllinois says it will work with federal officials and other states on a strategy for fortifying a Chicago-area lock and dam to keep Asian carp out of Lake Michigan.