Universal Great Lakes Fishery Access at Platte River Park

Grant: # 1919

Grant Amount: $195,865.50

Board Decision Year: 2020

Homestead Township (Honor)

Cooley, Tia (supervisor@homesteadtwp.com) 231-878-3774

2020 GLFT Access to the Great Lakes Fishery - Access to the Great Lakes Fishery

Project Summary

Development of two universally accessible fishing platforms and amenities at Homestead Township’s new 52-acre Platte River Park with over 1,550 feet of river access. These platforms will provide outstanding access for people of all ages, needs and abilities to fish for migratory Great Lakes species, including coho salmon and steelhead trout and learn about the fish, flora and fauna in and along the river and Great Lakes as well as the importance of environmental stewardship.