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Great Lakes Awards Celebration 2020 - Postponed

March 23, 2020

The 2020 Great Lakes Awards Ceremony has been postponed due to COVID-19. We are working to reschedule and will update this page as soon as possible.

Clean Water Action: Trump's budget puts our Great Lakes and health at risk

Lansing -- The Trump administration today released its Fiscal Year 2021 budget proposal.

Clean Water Action Endorses Gary Peters for US Senate

February 10, 2020

“From increasing funding for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative to standing up against the Trump administration’s dirty water agenda, and making Enbridge Energy officials publicly answer for their inability to protect the Great Lakes from a Line 5 oil spill, Gary Peters has been a true fighter for the waters that define our state," said Mary Brady-Enerson, Clean Water Action Michigan Director. "We know that Senator Peters will continue to stand up to corporate polluters and advocate for our water in Michigan during his next term,” concluded Brady-Enerson.

Michigan’s largest grassroots environmental groups join forces to hold Lansing accountable

February 3, 2020

“It’s time to do things differently,” said Sean McBrearty, Clean Water Action’s Michigan Legislative and Policy Director.

Detroit Bulk Storage Aggregate Spill Shows Need for Polluter Pay Law

December 5, 2019

DETROIT- Last week, while Michiganders were enjoying the Thanksgiving holiday, aggregate from a known contaminated site currently being used by Detroit Bulk Storage collapsed into the Detroit River