U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Lake Michigan
Amanda Barberena

Congressional leaders are rejecting President Donald Trump's effort to kill or sharply cut funding of programs to protect and restore some of the nation's prized waters, such as the Great Lakes and Chesapeake Bay.

Mark Brush / Michigan Radio

The Environmental Protection Agency plans to begin cleanup work at a central Michigan Superfund site in January.

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State and federal agencies are offering a certification program in Traverse City that will help public building operators save energy.