2023 Great Lakes Regional Priorities

Mar 2023 | About the Commission, Advocacy, Library

Shared Priorities for the Great Lakes: Advancing Equitable Restoration, Revitalization, Resilience

Joint Priorities Statement: March 2023 |  Download PDF

Restoring and protecting the Great Lakes is an enduring, bipartisan priority for the nation and for Great Lakes basin communities. Our organizations support the following priorities to accelerate progress, foster equity, build resilience, and ensure the Great Lakes are a source of drinking water, an environmental treasure, and an economic engine for North America.

These 2023 shared Great Lakes priorities are endorsed by the Great Lakes CommissionGreat Lakes Fishery CommissionHealing Our Waters-Great Lakes CoalitionGreat Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities InitiativeChippewa Ottawa Resource AuthorityGreat Lakes Metro Chambers CoalitionAmerican Great Lakes Ports AssociationGreat Lakes-St. Lawrence Legislative Caucus, Great Lakes Business Network, and Lake Carriers’ Association.