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Casperson to hold town hall meeting on aquatic nuisance plant species PDF Print E-mail
Written by Janet Rohde   
Tuesday, July 16, 2013 2:22 PM

IRON RIVER—State Sen. Tom Casperson (R-Escanaba), a representative from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) and the general public will be holding at a town hall meeting regarding aquatic nuisance plant species  on Wednesday, July 17, at 5:30 p.m. at the Iron River City Hall located at 106 West Genesee St. in Iron River.
He will discuss aquatic nuisance plant species such as non-native watermilfoil, allowing the general public to ask questions about issues including control measures.  A representative from the Michigan DEQ will be speaking and available to answer questions. 
Senator Casperson will also summarize Senate Bill 444, a bill he introduced to help streamline the DEQ permit process and provide more options for locals to control aquatic nuisance plant species.