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Chicago River Flooding a Clear Sign of Bigger Issues to Come

Expert BlogKaren Hobbs
Who says you can't see climate change? Flooding all over Chicago, including rivers running backwards and bringing huge volumes of sewage to Lake Michigan, are a troubling reminder of growing infrastructure stresses that threaten the region.

Trump Budget vs. the Great Lakes

Expert BlogKaren Hobbs
The Great Lakes are an indelible part of the quality of life in some of America’s greatest cities (Canada’s too!). But the Trump budget outlined this week clearly represents a threat to the region.

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