Great Lakes Restoration Initiative


  • Brown Continues Fighting For Lake Erie As NOAA Predicts Harmful Algal Bloom This Summer

    Today, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) reiterated his commitment to fighting for Lake Erie as the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) released a prediction this week that Lake Erie will experience a harmful algal bloom (HAB) this summer. Brown ha...…Read More

    Posted on 5/10/2019 | Great Lakes, Regional Conservation Partnership Program, Agriculture, GROW, Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
  • Brown Applauds Cuyahoga River’s Designation as ‘River of the Year’

    CLEVELAND, OH - Today, U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) applauded American Rivers’ designation of the Cuyahoga River as the ‘River of the Year.’ American Rivers...…Read More

    Posted on 4/19/2019 | Cleveland, Portman, Conservation, Cuyahoga River, Environment, Great Lakes Restoration Initiative
  • Brown Statement on the President’s Proposed 2020 Budget

    U.S. Senator Sherrod Brown (D-OH) today blasted the Trump administration’s proposed budget for Fiscal Year 2020. President Trump’s budget proposes significant cuts to programs that will negatively affect hardworking Ohioans. Brown committed to fighting these cuts and securing O...…Read More

    Posted on 3/11/2019 | Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, Budget, Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, Trump
  • Brown Blasts President Trump’s Proposed 90% Cut to Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Funding

    U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) today said President Trump’s budget makes significant, unacceptable cuts to the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative. Brown said the 90 percent – $270 million – cut would negatively affect Ohioans, as the GLRI is a highly...…Read More

    Posted on 3/11/2019 | Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, GLRI, Trump, Tax cuts
  • Brown Joins Portman, Bipartisan Great Lakes Task Force in Push for Full Funding Of GLRI

    U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown (D-OH) joined Sen. Rob Portman (R-OH), and bipartisan members of the Senate Great Lakes Task force in a letter to the Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies to request full funding for the Great Lakes Restoration Ini...…Read More

    Posted on 5/1/2018 | Portman, Lake Erie, Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, Great Lakes, GLRI
  • Brown Honors Kaptur on Becoming Longest-Serving Woman in House of Representatives