Canoeing & Kayaking
Hunting & Fishing
Agencies & Organizations
Beds & Breakfasts
Cities & Counties
Traffic and Construction
Weather and Climate
Cities and Counties|
in the Great Lakes Region
What's New |
State and Provincial Resources |
Valpo to look at buying Lake Michigan water
The Northwest Indiana Times (3/13)
The city of Valparaiso, Indiana's Utilities Board should be ready by July to make a recommendation whether the water supply should continue to come from the ground or from Lake Michigan via another supplier.
Study: Asian carp unlikely to stow away in barges
The Associated Press (2/28)
Asian carp are unlikely to reach the Great Lakes by stowing away on commercial vessels in Chicago-area rivers and canals, the U.S. Coast Guard said Thursday.
Lakeshore gets shuttle funding
South Bend Tribune (2/20)
The Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore is set to receive $193,400 from the Federal Transit Administration for a shuttle service to connect visitors traveling by commuter rail to the park along Lake Michigan's southern shore.
Michigan City, New Buffalo wrestle with low Lake Michigan water level
The Northwest Indiana Times (2/19)
The low water levels are evident at the public boat launch in New Buffalo, Mich. Officials in Indiana and Michigan are considering whether dredging projects are needed where boats may have difficulty getting into and out of Lake Michigan.
EDITORIAL: Water project great example of collaboration
Midland Daily News (2/19)
Leaders in the Great Lakes Bay Region have been touting the importance of collaboration in recent years. A great example of this collaboration is the sale of wholesale water.
Mayors urge action on low water in Lakes Michigan, Huron
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (2/15)
As Lakes Michigan and Huron continue to drop to uncharted low levels, the region's mayors are upping the pressure for the U.S. and Canadian governments to do something about it.
County Environmental Notebooks
Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection
These notebooks contain information on more than 30 different environmental issues as they apply to each county in Pennsylvania.
Great Lakes Cities Initiative
The Great Lakes Cities Initiative helps mayors and other local officials develop and advocate programs to improve the Great Lakes.
Illinois Cities and Counties
Alphabetical listings of cities and municipalities, counties and local governments.
State and Provincial Resources
New York City
Lennox and Addington Counties
Erie Area Convention and Visitors Bureau
Baileys Harbor, Door County
Wisconsin Dells Attractions
GLIN: Demographics in the Great Lakes Region