By Tribune Editorial Board, December 3, 2019
“The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has given environmentalists and everyone who enjoys the Grand River in its natural state an early Christmas present.
The DNR has stopped the controversial proposal to dredge 23 miles of the river to open a channel for larger boats to navigate between Grand Rapids and Grand Haven. The agency has returned a $3 million grant for additional testing to the state.
In effect, this puts an end to the Grand River Waterway project, at least for the time being.”
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