Weekly 5: Obama budget includes more than $300 million for Great Lakes

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Christopher Gerber (CGerber@BoatingIndustry.com)
April 16, 2013
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The BI Weekly 5 is a collection of tips, news and data affecting the boating industry this week. Be sure to look for the BI Weekly 5 every Tuesday on BoatingIndustry.com.

1. Obama budget includes more than $300 million for Great Lakes

The budget proposed by the White House includes $300 million for the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative, a program designed to combat invasive species and preserve the lakes.

The budget also calls for $63 million for the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to spend on Great Lakes projects.

For more on how the budget will affect small businesses, see our recent coverage.

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