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GREAT LAKES REGIONAL COLLABORATION SETS PUBLIC
MEETINGS ON STRATEGY

CHICAGO (July 22, 2005)   The Great Lakes Regional Collaboration has
announced the locations of six public meetings to hear comments on its
recently announced Draft Strategy and to receive input on priority
actions to restore the Great Lakes.   The Draft Strategy to Restore and
Protect the Great Lakes was released for a 60-day public comment period
on July 7th.   The Strategy may be reviewed on the Collaboration's Web
site www.glrc.us

The scheduled meetings are:
July 28   Gary, Ind.   Marquette Park Pavilion, 1 North Grand Boulevard
Aug. 1   Grand Rapids, Mich. Grand Valley State University Loosemore
Auditorium
Aug. 4   Superior, Wis. (location to be announced)
Aug. 18   Detroit, Mich. Cobo Hall, Room W262, Riverfront Entrance
Aug. 23   Cleveland, Ohio (location to be announced)
Aug. 30   Buffalo, N.Y. (location to be announced)

All of the meetings will take place from 6:30 p.m. to 9 p.m. local time.
Locations for each  meeting will be posted on the Collaboration's Web
site (www.glrc.us) as they become final.   Although each meeting will
provide an opportunity for oral comments on the strategy, only written
comments will be considered.

Written comments may be submitted in three ways:
1. Submitted in electronic form (diskette, CDROM) or hard-copy at one of
the public meetings,
2. Submitted online via the Web site at www.glrc.us, or
3. Mailed to:  Comments Great Lakes Regional Collaboration
          c/o U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
          Great Lakes National Program Office
          77 W. Jackson Blvd. (G-17J)
          Chicago, IL 60604-3511

The deadline for comments is September 9, 2005.

For more information contact:
Nancy Guiden, EPA, at (312) 353-5006, guiden.nancy@epa.gov or
David Ullrich, Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Initiative, Northeast
Midwest Institute, at
(312) 201-4516, david.ullrich@nemw.org
_________________
Pranas Pranckevicius
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Great Lakes National Program Office
77 West Jackson Blvd.  G-17J
Chicago, IL  60604-3590
pranckevicius.pranas@epa.gov
312 353-3437 Tel
312 353-2018 Fax
www.epa.gov/greatlakes

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