15 Michigan organizations awarded grants for coastal projects

file000703767729The Office of the Great Lakes awarded just over $927,000 to 15 organizations for coastal projects.

Rachel Cromwell is the outreach coordinator for the office.

“These projects are going to different coastal projects around the state of Michigan to help protect and restore the coastline. And they’re going to different organizations , municipalities and it all comes from NOA through our coastal program.”

Cromwell said one of the grants was awarded to Emmet County for a a pathway project in the Headlands Dark Skies Park.