EDITORIAL: Be urgent about Lake Erie Akron Beacon Journal (5/29) With what it has at stake, Ohio should take the lead, its plan sending a message that there is no time to waste, voluntary giving way to required. That may upset farm interests. The greater concern is an endangered Lake Erie.
Program keeps trash out of the water The Times Herald (5/28) In Michigan, the Clean Marina Program would like see such things as rainbow fuel slicks, sodden cigar butts and sunken beverage bottles become things of the unlamented past.
EDITORIAL: The $188 million wake-up call The Toledo Blade (5/27) In Ohio, if the city of Toledoís goal in repairing the Collins Park Water Treatment Plant is to restore public trust, as city council was told this week, that goal just took a $188 million hit in cost overuns.
Schuette demands Snyder halt Flint water probes The Detroit News (5/26) Attorney General Bill Schuette on Thursday called on Gov. Rick Snyder to halt administrative investigations related to the Flint water crisis, saying they ďhave compromisedĒ his ongoing criminal probe of government agencies.
Ohio plan to restore Lake Erie wonít mandate farming changes The Columbus Dispatch (5/26) The Kasich administration offered a first look on Wednesday of its plan to reduce toxic algae blooms in Lake Erie. That plan, however, doesnít require farmers to change their practices, something scientists and environmentalists say is necessary to restore the lake.
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