Boating Access Sites

  • May 22 open house on proposed boating access site on Union Lake

    The public open house will take place Tuesday, May 22, 5 to 7 p.m. at the Commerce Township offices, located at 2009 Township Drive in Commerce Township.

    At the open house, DNR staff will be on hand to answer questions and gather input from the public about the site analysis, proposed design and other factors. The public is welcome to attend at any time during the two-hour open forum.

State Forests

  • Public meetings on ORV rules for Upper Peninsula state forest roads

    In order to keep the public informed about a statewide effort to inventory and classify state forest roads in the Upper Peninsula, we will host a series of meetings during the week of May 14. The meetings will give you the opportunity to share their opinions on the forest road inventory and the proposed classification of roads as either open or closed to off-road vehicles.

    • Monday, May 14, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
      Ballroom, Memorial Union at Michigan Technological University, 1503 Townsend Drive, Houghton
    • Tuesday, May 15, 5:30-7:30 p.m. 
      Marquette Township Community Center, 1000 Commerce Drive, Marquette
    • Wednesday, May 16, 5:30-7:30 p.m. CST
      Fornetti Hall, Bay College West Campus, 2801 U.S. 2, Iron Mountain
    • Thursday, May 17, 5:30-7:30 p.m. 
      McMillan Township Hall, 405 Newberry Ave., Newberry

    Proposed forest road classifications now can be viewed online at See dates and locations for upcoming open houses, plus additional information >