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Step In and Speak Out for the Great Lakes: Lake Michigan

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Holiday Inn Resort West Bay Beach Hotel

Leelanau Room

615 E. Front Street

Traverse City, MI 49686

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International Joint Commission Public Meeting

Step In and Speak Out for the Great Lakes: Lake Michigan

Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Holiday Inn Resort West Bay Beach Hotel, Leelanau Room

615 E. Front Street, Traverse City, MI 49686

6:30 – 8:30 p.m.

Join the International Joint Commission and the Grand Traverse region’s key organizations and community members addressing water protection in Grand Traverse, Lake Michigan and the Great Lakes for an evening conversation about our precious waters.

The evening includes:

  • Tribal Welcome from the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians
  • Letters to the Lakes
  • Discuss successes, challenges and opportunities for collaboration to protect the community’s waters
  • Contribute your views on the health and vitality of Lake Michigan and the Great Lakes

This community conversation will be moderated by Peter Payette, Executive Director, Interlochen Public Radio.

We invite you to step in and speak out for the Great Lakes, and look forward to your participation and contributions to this valuable conversation.

Join us for a dynamic conversation about the future of our precious Great Lakes.

This IJC meeting is part of its consultation throughout the Great Lakes region to assess both countries’ progress to accomplish the goals they agreed to in the 2012 Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement. To review the governments’ latest progress report for their work under the Agreement, please visit https://binational.net/2019/06/13/2019-prp-rep/. Your and others’ views are essential to the IJC’s review process, so thank you for participating and please share this invitation with others.

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Planning partners for this meeting include Cerulean Center City of Traverse City Conservation Resource Alliance FLOW Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians Grand Traverse Conservation District Grand Traverse Regional Community Foundation Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy Inland Seas Education Association Land and Information Access Association Leelanau Conservancy Leelanau Foundation Manistee Community Foundation Networks Northwest Northwestern Michigan College Water Studies Institute Petoskey Harbor Springs Area Community Foundation The Watershed Center Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council

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