Snyder reluctant to tap "rainy day fund" for dredging

6:26 am
Wed February 13, 2013

Snyder reluctant to tap "rainy day fund" for dredging

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Republican state Senators want more money to dredge ports and harbors in Michigan.
Visitors to Leland's Fishtown on the Leelanau Peninsula are accustomed to the sight of large sailboats grounded on sandbars near the entrance to the Leland Harbor. For eight years, grounded boats have captivated tourists, embarrassed sailors and aggravated Harbormaster Russell Dzuba, who gets midnight calls from stranded boaters.