Items Tagged with 'dredging'


Marine company wins $16M contract from feds

October 16, 2018
| By AP
Federal agencies have awarded a $16-million contract to a company in the region for cleanup of the old channel in Michigan's Lower Rouge River. Read More

Good news, bad news

Muskegon company gets a contract — from the federal government.

October 4, 2013
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Detroit District has announced its plans for dredging that will take place this fall at harbors in Michigan on Lake Huron and Lake Superior. Read More

BayShore Contractors wins $473K harbor dredging contract

July 23, 2013
| By AP
Dredging is planned at a West Michigan harbor after the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded a contract for the work. Read More

Gov. Snyder signs law for $21M in 'emergency' dredging of public harbors and marinas

April 3, 2013
Gov. Rick Snyder has signed legislation providing $21 million for 58 “emergency” harbor dredging projects, a decision based on the historic low water levels in lakes Michigan and Huron. Read More

State considers $21M for 'emergency' dredging of public harbors

March 11, 2013
Record low water levels in Lake Michigan and Lake Huron have prompted the Michigan Senate to approve an “emergency spending” bill, allocating almost $21 million for dredging more than 50 public harbors. Read More

Long-term solutions overdue for harbor dredging

March 8, 2013
Gov. Rick Snyder’s proposal for a combination of general fund monies and Waterways Trust Fund money to immediately dredge Lake Michigan and Lake Huron has been given almost unanimous backing by the state Senate, which last week voted to provide $20.9 million for emergency dredging at 49 state bays and harbors. Read More