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Washed Up – Is there any hope for Cleveland’s deteriorating lakefront parks? | Cleveland Scene
By September 13, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

Washed Up – Is there any hope for Cleveland’s deteriorating lakefront parks? | Cleveland Scene

More than maintenance issues plague the Cleveland Lakefront State Parks: Euclid Beach and Edgewater, along with Gordon Park, Villa Angela, and Wildwood. There are leaky restrooms in desperate need of renovation, broken picnic tables awaiting repair, no lifeguards on the beaches, and only four rangers to keep the sprawling park areas safe. Full Story: Washed […]

Challenges Facing Lake Erie and the Other Great Lakes / ideastream
By September 10, 2012 1 Comments Read More →

Challenges Facing Lake Erie and the Other Great Lakes / ideastream

The lakes are the largest freshwater system on Earth, besides what’s tucked away in the polar ice caps, and, as this year’s extreme drought reminds us, fresh water is a huge resource. Keeping it clean and plentiful is on the minds of many. Full Story: Challenges Facing Lake Erie and the Other Great Lakes / […]

Best and worst cities for recycling – a deeper dive into the numbers | GreenCityBlueLake
By June 13, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

Best and worst cities for recycling – a deeper dive into the numbers | GreenCityBlueLake

Cuyahoga County’s annual report card on recycling can tell us only so much – who are the best and worst recyclers. Full Story: Best and worst cities for recycling a deeper dive into the numbers | GreenCityBlueLake.

Lakewood Approves Changes to Tall Grass, Weeds Ordinance – Lakewood, OH Patch
By May 23, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

Lakewood Approves Changes to Tall Grass, Weeds Ordinance – Lakewood, OH Patch

If you’re neglecting your lawn, get ready to pay up. Full Story: Lakewood Approves Changes to Tall Grass, Weeds Ordinance – Lakewood, OH Patch.

By April 22, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

Long-Gone Lead Factories Leave Poisons in Nearby Yards – USA Today

Ken Shefton is furious about what the government knew eight years ago and never told him — his Cleveland home is a few blocks from a long-forgotten factory that spewed toxic lead dust for about 30 years. via USA Today