Oct. 23, 2014   48°F   School Closings
Listen Live WCPN / WCLV
Mission 4
Values 1
Values 2
Values 3
Vision 3
Vision 4
Vision 5
Values 4
Values 5
Values 6
Vision 1
Vision 2

Choose a station:

90.3 WCPN
WCLV 104.9

Choose a station:

90.3 WCPN
WCLV 104.9
Pledge your support to 90.3 WCPN ideastream now!

Environmentalists Clash With Business Groups And GOP Over Water Use

Thursday, May 12, 2011 at 3:48 PM

Share on Facebook Share Share on Twitter Tweet

Years ago, Ohio legislators endorsed the Great Lakes Compact, an agreement among the neighboring states that they won't let other regions or countries siphon water away from any of the great lakes. By 2013, though, Ohio has to enact new water-use standards as its part of the Great Lakes Compact. Business groups and some Republican legislators have unveiled their proposal for those standards, but environmentalists don't like it. Statehouse correspondent Bill Cohen has both sides of the story.


Environment, Government/Politics, Statehouse News Bureau

Leave a Comment

Please follow our community discussion rules when composing your comments.