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The Great Lakes region is “regularly overlooked by federal lawmakers, investors and innovators,” but new legislation may help the region shake its Rust Belt image and secure tech and innovation investments.
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The Corps could have settled for a narrowly tailored examination of needs and purposes for the tunnel, but it opted for an environmental impact statement, which involves a more comprehensive study, including consideration of reasonable alternatives.
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The Keystone XL is dead after a 12-year attempt to complete the partially built oil pipeline. But the fight over Canadian crude rages on as emboldened environmentalists target other projects and pressure President Joe Biden to intervene.
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A Chicago policy executive talked to Great Lakes Now about the Biden infrastructure plan and what a full partnership with the federal government could mean.
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The administration’s historic pitch to remove all lead drinking water pipes is part of a $111 billion proposal for water systems.
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A critical juncture is reached for providing water to rural communities around the region.
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Ending water shutoffs, redefining a restored Great Lakes displace legacy issues for president of the nonpartisan nonprofit Alliance for the Great Lakes.
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What sort of impact could President Biden’s executive orders and his various campaign promises have on the Great Lakes region?
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HotSpots H2O: Canadian Government Misses Target to End Water Insecurity for First Nations Communities-
Many First Nations in Canada continue to live without clean water six years after the government began actively addressing the issue, according to a report published late last month.