Displaying items tagged: Great Lakes Commission

Tuesday, 24 May 2022 17:52

Muskegon Lake cleanup milestone paves way for federal delisting as contaminated area

MUSKEGON — Local, state and federal officials gathered today to celebrate a recent environmental cleanup milestone at Muskegon Lake, clearing the way for the body of water to be removed from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Area of Concern list.

Published in Economic Development
Sunday, 04 March 2018 18:46

Amid transition to clean energy, utilities tackle water conservation

While closing coal-fired power plants is often lauded for improving air quality, it’s also saving billions of gallons of water a year from being withdrawn from the Great Lakes and local resources.

Published in Economic Development
Sunday, 21 August 2016 14:31

Muskegon mixed-used development embraces long-time industrial shoreline

MUSKEGON — A group of a dozen investors wants to bring a world-class mixed-use development to a mile-long section of the Muskegon Lake shoreline that has been an industrial site for more than a century.