- Drinking Water News Roundup: Indiana utilities plan for climate change, Waukesha pipeline construction beginson December 4, 2020
From lead pipes to PFAS, drinking water contamination is a major issue plaguing cities and towns all around the Great Lakes. Cleaning up contaminants and providing safe water to everyone is an ongoing public health struggle. Keep up with drinking water-related developments in the Great Lakes area. Click on the headline to read the full story: Indiana: ‘Will We Have Water When We Need It?’: How Indiana Utilities Are Preparing for Climate Change – Indiana Star Just 150 miles from Lake Michigan, utility planners are worried about finding enough water to supply a growing Indianapolis because of climate change. Read Now at Great Lakes Now.
- Great Lakes Moment: A new vision for the former McLouth Steel site in Trentonon December 4, 2020
Great Lakes Moment is a monthly column written by Great Lakes Now Contributor John Hartig. Publishing the author’s views and assertions does not represent endorsement by Great Lakes Now or Detroit Public Television. For over two decades, when you drove by the former McLouth Steel Plant in Trenton, you could not help but slow down and stare. Read Now at Great Lakes Now.
- 12/6/20: American Black Journal – AARP Michigan / Highways & Racism / Alex Wayon December 4, 2020
The head of AARP Michigan, Paula Cunningham, talks with Stephen about the creation of a 4-year health and wealth policy agenda focusing on African American women ages 50 and older. Read Now at One Detroit.