Snyder signs emergency dredging bill

3:46 pm
Wed March 27, 2013

Snyder signs emergency dredging bill

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The state is expected to dredge 58 public harbors and bays in Michigan to offset low water levels on the Great Lakes.
LANSING -- Gov. Rick Snyder today signed a bill that will pour $21 million of state dollars into an emergency dredging program that will clear 58 public harbors and bays in the state. "This dredging is critically important in this state. We have the third highest number of registered boats in the nation," Snyder said.