A contributing factor to algal blooms in Lake Erie is sewage, which it turns out, is occasionally dumped directly into the waterways to make its way to the lake. http://www.toledonewsnow.com/story/26310849/sewage-overflows-dumped-into-toledo-waterways-for-nearly-100-hours-last-week?autostart=true
Started in 2002
Completed in 2020
The Toledo Waterways Initiative (TWI) program encompasses more than 45 separate projects over the course of 18 years, at a total cost of $529.65 million. This bar shows the construction phase of the program is completed.