Grand Sable Dunes temporary closure to all public entry for visitor safety
Grand Sable Dunes are rapidly eroding into Sable Creek and Lake Superior. The area from the trail to the Grand Sable Dunes north to the beach along Lake Superior to the west side of Sable Creek is temporarily closed. Follow closure signs for your safety. More »
Public Hearing for H-58 EA
Contact: Robert Lindbeck, 906-387-2042
Contact: Jim Northup, 906-387-2607, ext. 202
The Alger County Road Commission has prepared an Environmental Assessment (prepared by STS Consultants Ltd.) in cooperation with the National Park Service for the construction of H-58 (phases 3, 4 and 5) from Buck Hill to 1300 feet west of the Hurricane River.
The Alger County Road Commission will hold a Public Hearing on July 5, 2007, at 7 p.m. EST at the Alger County Road Commission Chambers, E 9264 M-28, Munising, Michigan 49862.
The Environmental Assessment will be available for public review and comment at these locations during normal business hours.
Interested parties may review the Environmental Assessment and obtain additional information concerning the action. The Alger County Road Commission will receive comments from interested parties submitted in writing to Robert L. Lindbeck, P.E., ACRC Engineer/Manager, concerning the Environmental Assessment. Any comments received within 30 days from the date this notice appears in the newspaper will be considered.
Did You Know?
The Grand Sable Dunes are a federally designated Research Natural Area. The five square miles of dunes are an unusual glacial kame terrace with overlying dunes caused by fluctuating lake levels over the centuries. The dunes are located in Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore, near Grand Marais, Mich. More...