Grendell offers deal on lakes pact: Constitutional amendment

SANDUSKY The senator who's been standing in the path of the Great Lakes compact yelling "Stop!&
Tom Jackson
May 24, 2010

SANDUSKY

The senator who's been standing in the path of the Great Lakes compact yelling "Stop!" says he's willing to get out of the way if others will accept a proposed compromise.

"I've never wanted to be the obstructionist to the compact," said state Sen. Tim Grendell, R-Chesterland, who added he only wants to make sure Ohioans' private property rights are being protected.

Grendell now says he is willing to support passage of the compact if Ohio adopts a constitutional amendment to protect private water rights for Ohio citizens.

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