Hire Local; Groups Sue the EPA; Electronic Poll Books

You've heard of eating local and buying local. Now, there's a program in place to hire local.

Those Lake Erie algal blooms are a problem you can spot from space. That area of the lake is the center of a lawsuit.

Then, coming very soon to many local polling places is the electronic poll book. It's goals? Reducing fraud and increasing efficiency. We see how it works.

Additional Links & Information

To find out more about the Hire Local program, contact The Centers for Families and Children or the Detroit Shoreway Community Development Organization

Find out how you can get involved with keeping the Great Lakes healthy with the Alliance for the Great Lakes.

Cuyahoga County Board of Elections

Guests: 

Elizabeth Newman, President & CEO, The Centers for Families and Children

Adam Rosen, Economic Development Officer, Detroit Shoreway Community Development Organization

Crystal Davis, Policy Director, Alliance for the Great Lakes

Henry Curtis, Manager of Poll Workers, Cuyahoga County Board of Elections

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