Our Work

Here’s some of the work we’re doing to ensure a healthy environment, strong economy and high quality of life for current and future generations.

Job opportunities at the GLC

The Great Lakes Commission currently has several positions available at our offices in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Please visit our job opportunities page for more information and application instructions!

GLC calls on President and Congress to provide full funding for new Soo Lock

At the 2018 GLC Annual Meeting in Indianapolis, the GLC called on President Trump and the U.S. Congress to fully fund the construction of a new large lock at the Soo Locks complex.

GLC releases Green infrastructure policy recommendations

Ahead of a Congressional briefing in D.C., the GLC recently released a report outlining steps to increase the adoption of green infrastructure in communities across the Great Lakes.

GLC launches online portal for Great Lakes maritime jobs

The GLC recently launched a website for information about maritime careers on the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River.  The site provides information for job seekers and employers.  Submit your maritime job post today to be featured on the site’s job board!

GLC 2018 Legislative Priorities

The GLC’s 2018 legislative priorities document recommends actions to Congress and the Administration that will create jobs, protect public health and revitalize struggling communities in the Great Lakes region. Additionally, state-specific materials  showcase individual states’ benefits.

The fine art of thin ice

A multimedia artist took video cameras to Lake Erie to document the ice that keeps the lake healthy—and what its absence could mean in the future. Read the full story by the Pacific...

Position Available: Data and GIS Analyst

The Great Lakes Commission seeks a a data and GIS analyst to harvest, curate, analyze and conduct QA/QC on data in a variety of formats. This individual will support the GLC in its mission to deliver timely, relevant, and sound information on a variety of Great Lakes Basin issues.

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