Michigan Blog Posts

Woman looking out over flooded street. 2014 Highland Park. Credit: Joe Gall / Camera Jesus

Governor Whitmer Must Veto the Irresponsible Giveaway to Billionaires and Corporations

March 7, 2022

Last week, the gerrymandered majority in the Michigan Legislature passed a massive giveaway of our tax dollars to billionaires and huge corporations.

Great Lakes as seen from space

Tell Congress: Protect the Great Lakes & the People Who Depend on Them!

March 2, 2022

Today is Great Lakes Day, and a time to reflect on how unique the Great Lakes region is.  21% of the Earth’s available fresh surface water is on our doorstep.

Picture of canvassers waving with Clean Water Action masks

Back in Your Neighborhood!

May 5, 2021

My name is Emily Woodcock, and on Sunday, 4/11, I had my 10 year anniversary as the Field Canvass Director in Clean Water’s Ann Arbor, MI office.  I’ve been with Clean Water since Sept.

Calendar counting down to May 12th, 2021 - Deadline for Line 5 Shutdown

Line 5 Decommissioning: Next Steps

November 28, 2020

On November 13th, after 15 months of reviewing violations of Enbridge’s 1953 easement to operate Line 5, Governor Whitmer and the Department of Natural Resources revoked and terminated t

Warnings "Do Not Eat The Fish" due to PFAS in multiple languages

Michigan's New PFAS Standards- A Step in the Right Direction

August 25, 2020

In states across the country, Clean Water Action is tackling the PFAS pollution problem.