Great Lakes

Trump budget targets Great Lakes funding

May 23, 2017
Great Lakes Today

The Trump administration released details of its 2018 budget plan today. As expected, it eliminates a $300 million program to help the Great Lakes. But that isn’t the only environmental program targeted.

Veronica Volk / Great Lakes Today

Flooding continues for a second week along Lake Ontario and there’s no end in sight. Many residents -- and New York’s governor -- say the solution lies with a huge dam that straddles the U.S.-Canada border. 
But the reality is not so simple.