Project Title & Description
A Comprehensive Communications Program for Chicago Beaches
This project supports the Great Lake Restoration Initiative (GLRI) and the Great Lakes Water Quality Agreement under the Public Law 112-74. Specifically, this project will implement a comprehensive beach communications program that is designed to improve public understanding of beach water quality and beach health and increase public notification of swim bans and advisories. The project will include signage, expanded electronic communications, staff training, and a new volunteer Beach Ambassadors program in partnership with the Alliance for the Great Lakes.