Chain of Lakes Project Approval Process

Key Dates

  • The 4 townships involved in this project passed resolutions requesting Board of Public Works assistance in establishing a lake improvement project: October 2016 and November 2016
  • Board of Public Works passed resolution (PDF) to move forward with project: December 14, 2016 
  • Board of Commissioners passed resolution (PDF) to move forward with project: February 1, 2017 (Step 5 in process below)
  • Project approved: April 19, 2017
  • First application of herbicide to lakes to take place in early July 2017. See the Aquatic Pesticide Treatment Notice (PDF).

First Public Hearing 

Second Public Hearing