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Latest Daily News
A federal judge ruled Thursday that a lawsuit Flint, Michigan, residents filed against the government over the city’s water crisis can move forward. Read the full story by the Detroit News.
Governor Tom Wolf is investing in water infrastructure projects in 14 counties throughout Pennsylvania. This includes a low-interest loan from the Pennsylvania Infrastructure Investment Authority (PENNVEST) to North East County for the construction of a pump station. Read the full story by YourErie.com.
Protecting Lake Erie from invasive species was the topic of discussion at a public forum at the University of Toledo Lake Erie Center. Read the full story by WTOL-TV – Toledo, OH.
The executive director of Milwaukee’s Metropolitan Sewerage District wants zero sewage overflows to Lake Michigan by 2035, a goal that has national colleagues and a Milwaukee environmental group questioning if he understands the inevitability of overflows. Read the full story by Great Lakes Now.
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the Great Lakes National Program Office, and Environment and Climate Change Canada are seeking public feedback on the draft Lake Ontario Lakewide Action and Management Plan, a binational ecosystem-based 5-year strategy for protecting and restoring the water quality of Lake Ontario. Read the full story by the Daily News.