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September 2014

Brown, Portman Introduce Bill to Create Central Database to Identify Causes of Harmful Algal Blooms
Following Visit to Lake Erie Last Week, Brown Introduces Bill to Protect Drinking Water, Help Communities Improve Water Quality by Upgrading Outdated Sewer Systems
Brown, Portman, and Kaptur Introduce Bill to Help Ensure Safe Drinking Water
Sen. Brown Announces $12 Million in Funding to Improve Water Quality in Lake Erie

August 2014

Sen. Brown Announces Additional Emergency Federal Funding to Reduce Runoff and Improve Water Quality in Western Lake Erie Basin
Brown to Visit EPA Research Facility That Tested Toledo Water Quality
Sen. Brown Announces $2 Million in Emergency Federal Funds to Reduce Runoff and Outline Long-Term Plan to Improve Water Quality in Western Lake Erie Basin
With Army Corps Leadership in Northwest Ohio, Brown Urges Continued Support to Fund Blanchard River Flood Risk Management Project
Following Lifting of Drinking Water Ban in Toledo, Brown Announces that Ohio Will be Considered for New Federal Funds to Improve Water Quality in Western Lake Erie Basin
Sen. Brown, Rep. Beatty Introduce Bill to Include John P. Parker House in the National Park System

July 2014

Brown And Great Lakes Senators Urge Action on Asian Carp Threat

June 2014

Sen. Brown Joins Great Lakes Senators in Introducing Bill That Would Assess Lake Erie as Possible Marine Sanctuary to Ensure Preservation

May 2014

Sen. Brown Announces $400,000 in Federal Resources to Redevelop Lake County Brownfield Sites
Sen. Brown Announces More Than $127,000 in Federal Resources to Redevelop Lucas County Brownfield Site
Sen. Brown Announces $800,000 in Federal Resources to Redevelop Stark County Brownfield Sites
Sen. Brown Announces $400,000 in Federal Resources to Redevelop Columbiana County Brownfield Sites
Sen. Brown Announces $400,000 in Federal Resources to Redevelop Hamilton County Brownfield Sites
Sen. Brown Announces $600,000 in Federal Resources to Redevelop Summit County Brownfield Sites
Sen. Brown Announces $200,000 in Federal Resources to Redevelop Morrow County Brownfield Sites
Sen. Brown Announces $600,000 in Federal Resources to Redevelop Lorain County Brownfield Sites