History of West Michigan Waterways


The Holland Area Historical Society will host a program titled “Our West Michigan Waterways in Peril: History, Uses and Abuses, and Reality” on Tuesday, February 9 at 7:30 p.m.

The presentation will be held in the Maas Auditorium, Maas Conference Center,Hope College, Holland, Michigan. Maas Auditorium is located at 264 Columbia Avenue on the Hope College campus. The public is invited, and admission is free.

Are our waters swimmable, fishable, and drinkable? What should be done? What can be done? Who will do it? Be part of the conversation and solution with Patty Birkholz, the West Michigan Director of the League of Conservation Voters and former member of the Michigan State Senate, Michigan House of Representatives, Allegan County Treasurer, and trustee for Saugatuck Township.