Great Lakes

October 13, 2020

Line 5 poses threat to Great Lakes drinking water

At Brewery Vivant & Broad Leaf Local Beer, we depend on clean drinking water to brew our beer. The cities of Grand Rapids and Kentwood, where […]
April 16, 2020

Great Lakes Business Network on Stay Home Order from Gov. Whitmer

As the state of Michigan continues to face the ongoing pandemic, business leaders in the state are supporting efforts to suppress the spread of the disease. […]
November 1, 2019

Amid Newly Surfaced Easement Violations, Great Lakes Business Leaders Call for a Shut Down of Line 5

Up to 700 miles of Great Lakes shoreline are at risk from a Line 5 spill.
June 27, 2019

Great Lakes Business Network applauds Attorney General Dana Nessel for action to shut down Line 5

Today, Michigan’s Attorney General Dana Nessel announced that she will take action, on behalf of the people of Michigan, to protect the Great Lakes from Enbridge’s […]
June 7, 2019

Governor Whitmer sets a bold path forward to protect the Great Lakes from risky energy.

June 7, 2019 Today the Governor announced the creation of a new Upper Peninsula Energy Task Force, which is critical to improving energy diversity, reliability and […]
May 31, 2019

State and Federal Policy Leaders Support Great Lakes Business Network Initiatives at Mackinac Island Policy Reception

Contact: Beth Wallace, Managing Director Great Lakes Business Network; glbnconnect@gmail.com, 734.476.3586 Jim Lively, Program Director, Groundwork, jim@groundworkcenter.org, 231.360.7222 Mackinac Island — Michigan’s Attorney General Dana Nessel, U.S. Senator Gary […]
May 22, 2019

Member Agreement

Read through the following agreement and sign at the bottom to become a Great Lakes Business Network member. The Great Lakes Business Network is a network […]
May 13, 2019

Protect Lake Erie from harmful algal blooms.

An open letter for business sign-on. Dear Gov. DeWine, Gov. Whitmer and Premier Ford, On behalf of the Great Lakes Business Network, we support the commitments […]
February 7, 2019

Business leaders urge lawmakers to support clean water

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019 Contact: Nick Dodge, Byrum & Fisk Advocacy Communications, (517) 333-1606 Business leaders urge lawmakers to support clean water LANSING […]