by Fox 17 News

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.– A new project is being proposed that could soon allow people to boat from Lake Michigan to downtown Grand Rapids.

According to a new study: The Grand River Waterway Project would bring millions of dollars to both Kent and Ottawa counties.

The 23-mile stretch would allow for recreational boating from the Fulton Street Bridge downtown GR to Lake Michigan through the Grand Haven Harbor.

The study found that the waterway could bring tourists to the area, which could generate as much as $57 million dollars over the next 10 years.

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