Public hearings set in Berrien County to consider ban on pier jumping

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Fri December 20, 2013

Public hearings set in Berrien County to consider ban on pier jumping

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Berrien County runs Silver Beach County Park, federal government owns piers and bulkheads forming the north and south piers for Saint Joseph Harbor
ST. JOSEPH - Berrien County commissioners will take public comment early next year on a proposed ordinance to ban pier diving and jumping, except for emergency rescues. Commissioners on Thursday set a public hearing for Thursday, Jan. 9