The U.S. Congress is working on an omnibus bill this week, which will likely include Agriculture, VA-HUD (which includes U.S. EPA) and Commerce-Justice-State appropriations. There are significant Great Lakes programs that could be underfunded, or not funded at all. The time to act is now!
Votes on these bills are ... Read More »
The Great Lakes Commission is pleased to announce the appointment of new members to its Illinois and Ontario delegations.
Commissioner Joel Brunsvold, director of the Illinois Department of Natural Resources, was recently appointed by Gov. Rod Blagojevich. A former state representative and recognized authority on conservation and land use issues, ... Read More »