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Public Hearing for H-58 EA

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Date: June 11, 2007
Contact: Robert Lindbeck, 906-387-2042
Contact: Jim Northup, 906-387-2607, ext. 202

An orange dump truck with grader works on the gravel surface of Alger County Road H-58.
Alger County Road Commission truck on H-58
NPS photo
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.
  • Alger County Road Commission Offices at E9264 M-28 East, Munising, Michigan
  • Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore Headquarters at N8391 Sand Point Road, Munising, Michigan 
  • PRNL/HNF Interagency Visitor Center at 400 East Munising Avenue, Munising, Michigan
  • Burt Township Office at 21837 Grand Marais Avenue, Grand Marais, Michigan
  • Munising Public Library at 810 M-28 West,  Munising, Michigan

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.

Address all comments to: Robert L. Lindbeck, P.E., Engineer/Manager, Alger County Road Commission, E9264 M-28, Munising, MI 49862.

Did You Know?

Mineral seepage creates the vibrant colors shown on this close-up photo of the Pictured Rocks cliffs.

Mineral stains give color to the famous cliffs of Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore. Red and orange colors are iron, black is manganese, white is limonite, and green is a trace of copper. There are no pictographs or petroglyphs on the Pictured Rocks cliffs (that we know of). More...