Tag: Great Lakes Commission
RFP: Great Lakes Sediment and Nutrient Reduction Program
The Great Lakes Commission announced a request for proposals (RFP) for the 2019 Great Lakes Sediment and Nutrient Reduction Program grant program. Two grant options are offered: watershed-scale projects and site-specific projects.
Great Lakes Commission releases green infrastructure policy recommendations
Ahead of a Congressional briefing in Washington, D.C., the Great Lakes Commission (GLC) released a report outlining steps to increase the adoption of green infrastructure in communities across the Great Lakes.
GLC awards nearly $900,000 for Great Lakes Sediment and Nutrient Reduction Program
The Great Lakes Commission (GLC) announced that nearly $900,000 in grants has been awarded to seven local organizations to reduce the runoff of sediment, nutrients, and other pollutants into the Great Lakes.
Great Lakes Commission, Lawrence Tech champion new stormwater tech initiative
The Great Lakes Commission (GLC), in partnership with Lawrence Technological University (LTU), kicked off the Great Lakes Stormwater Technology Transfer Collaborative. The new group aims to spread the use of advanced stormwater technology throughout the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River region in the United States and Canada.
GLC endorses action plan to address Great Lakes water infrastructure crisis
The Great Lakes Commission (GLC) endorsed a joint action plan to address the growing water infrastructure crisis in the Great Lakes region. The plan outlines actions to address a backlog in needed upgrades and repairs to water-related infrastructure in the eight Great Lakes states and two provinces over the next 20 years — everything from wastewater treatment plants to stormwater pipes and drinking-water filtration systems.
Green infrastructure grants available for small communities
The Great Lakes Commission (GLC) issued a request for proposals (RFP) for the Great Lakes Emerging Champions Mini-Grant Program.