For immediate release: December 12, 2014 | Download PDF
Ann Arbor, Mich. – The Great Lakes Commission supports legislation introduced yesterday by Rep. Dave Camp (R-Mich.) and Sen. Debbie Stabenow (D-Mich.), supported by a bipartisan group of members of Congress, that would reduce the risk of Asian carp ... Read More »
Download HR 5764 – GLRI Group Letter – December 2014
Seven regional Great Lakes groups weighed in today with the Great Lakes congressional delegation in support of legislation being considered this week that formally authorizes funding for a comprehensive restoration program for the Great Lakes. The Great Lakes Restoration Initiative ... Read More »
For immediate release: November 11, 2014 | Download News Release PDF | Download Fact Sheet PDF
Collective effort is restoring “Michigan’s most beautiful mile”
Muskegon, Mich. – After years of decline, new funding will support the efforts of federal, state and local agencies, veterans groups, and ... Read More »
Applications are now being accepted for the 2015-16 Great Lakes Commission – Sea Grant Fellowship! For full details and information regarding how to apply, please click the link below.
2015-16 Great Lakes Commission – Sea Grant Fellowship
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The Great Lakes Commission Annual Meeting took place Sept. 29-30 in Buffalo, N.Y. To view resolutions, presentations, meeting materials and news releases from the meeting, please click on the link to the meeting archive below. Thank you!
GLC Meeting Archive
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For immediate release: October 1, 2014 | Download PDF
Ann Arbor, Mich. – The Great Lakes Commission is inviting comments on a draft report that evaluates the potential benefits and risks surrounding the transport of crude oil in the Great Lakes-St. Lawrence River region.
The report consists of ... Read More »
For immediate release: September 30, 2014 | Download PDF
Buffalo, N.Y. – Committed to protecting Lake Erie and the sustainability of our region’s drinking water supplies, the Great Lakes Commission (GLC) has agreed to form a working group to spur action on developing and refining practices, programs and policies ... Read More »
For immediate release: September 29, 2014 | Download PDF | Download attached image
Buffalo, N.Y. – New funding will support restoration of the Buffalo River and put it on track to be removed from the list of Great Lakes “toxic hotspots” by 2019, the Great Lakes Commission announced ... Read More »
For immediate release: August 15, 2014 | Download PDF
Muskegon, Mich. – Muskegon Lake is on the fast track to health thanks to federal and state investments from the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act, the Great Lakes Legacy Act and the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative (GLRI). Federal and state ... Read More »