by Michigan DNR

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources today announced that 54 new transient slips have opened at the East Tawas State Harbor in Iosco County. This is the first phase of a complete harbor reconstruction.

Enhancements include a greater variety of slip sizes, features that are compliant with Americans with Disabilities Act guidelines, and improvements to the pump-out system. In addition, due to the new pier’s proximity to shore, connection to the downtown area — which is popular with boaters — has been improved.

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