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Aging housing is prevalent all around the region, but in some cities the old infrastructure lingers more than in others.
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Toronto-based journalist Andrew Reeves discusses a piece he wrote for Great Lakes Now about the history and current issues in Canadian water infrastructure.
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There are an estimated 15,000 abandoned wells on federal land — and states have indicated that they would need more than $8 billion to clean up 130,000 other orphaned wells.”
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Having artificial intelligence track the spread of invasive species would be quicker and cheaper, but only once scientists can guarantee accuracy.
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Around the region, you can find power plants for hydro, solar, wind, coal and more. In this map, see where those plants stand.
BudgetCharles Stewart Mott Foundation PartnershipEquity and Environmental JusticeFeature HomepageInfrastructureLatest NewsMichiganMunicipalitiesNewsPolicyPolitics, Policy, Environmental JusticeWater Quality and Restoration EffortsWater's True Cost-
The quality of Michigan’s water infrastructure and the consequences of failure, while still real and apparent, are no longer being ignored.
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While much-needed money is being directed to aging drinking water infrastructure, stormwater and sewer systems have been neglected.
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Water, while still overall affordable in Canada compared to other countries, is growing more expensive as the cost of neglecting infrastructure for decades comes due.
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More communities gain access to the largest federal infusion in a half century.