NEMWI Releases Analysis of FY 2024 Appropriations

Congress has passed appropriations for FY 2024. Funding levels for key Great Lakes programs largely remained roughly equal to FY 2023 levels. The bill includes $368 million for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, $257 million for the Soo Locks, $3 million for the Great Lakes Coastal Resiliency Study, and $5 million for the Great Lakes Authority, among many other beneficial Great Lakes provisions.

NEMWI has published a report summarizing the critical Great Lakes items of interest in FY 2024 appropriations.