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Waterways Commission

About the commission

The Michigan State Waterways Commission is a seven-member advisory board that works with the DNR on the use of dedicated funds, provided by boaters, for the acquisition, development and maintenance of public harbors and boating access sites and certain locks and dams.

Contact:
Michelle Wieber
Phone: 517-285-0747

75 years of better, safer access to Michigan boating

Since 1947, the Michigan State Waterways Commission has helped launch boating adventures and more equitable public access to our lakes, rivers and streams. Join in celebrating this chapter of Michigan’s boating heritage all summer long!

Celebrate boating

Meeting information

Date Times Location
Feb. 2, 2022
(meeting)
9 a.m.

Virtual: Click here to join the meeting
Or call in (audio only)
+1 248-509-0316,,499314953#   United States, Pontiac
Phone Conference ID: 499 314 953# 

April 29, 2022
(meeting)
8:30 a.m.

Virtual Meeting
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Or call in (audio only)
+1 248-509-0316,, 995008629#   United States, Pontiac
Phone Conference ID: 995 008 629# 

June 14, 2022
(tour)
noon

Muskegon tour locations to include Grand Trunk Boating Access Site, Adelaide Pointe Marina, Muskegon Hartshorn Marina and Giddings Street/Fisherman’s Landing Boating Access Site.

June 14, 2022
(meeting)
3:30 p.m.

Muskegon Luge Adventure Sports Park
462 N. Scenic Dr.
Muskegon, Michigan 49445

Aug. 24, 2022
(tour)
9 a.m. CDT Menominee, including Cedar River State Harbor, Mystery Ship Boating Access Site, Railroad Dock Boating Access Site, Menominee Municipal Marina
Aug. 24, 2022
(meeting)
1 p.m. CDT Menominee, venue TBD
Oct. 4, 2022
(tour)
 3 p.m. Cadillac, tour locations TBD
 Oct. 5, 2022 8:30 a.m. Cadillac, venue TBD
 Dec. 6, 2022
(meeting)
9 a.m. Lansing, venue TBD

Meeting and tour dates, times and locations are subject to change.

Upcoming and recent agendas