GOVERNOR TO GOVERNOR: WE CANNOT AFFORD TO WAIT ANY LONGER” ON ASIAN CARP ISSUE

Moody on the Market
Dec. 11, 2018

Telling him, "We cannot afford to wait any longer to take action," Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder has dispatched a letter today to the Governor of Illinois urging him to join Michigan and other Midwestern states and provinces in a partnership to prevent Asian carp from entering the Great Lakes.

Snyder's letter outlines a partnership agreement that would provide up to $8 million of Michigan funds to support the Brandon Road lock and dam project to help block the entry of the harmful and invasive species and keep it from decimating commercial and sport fishing and boating throughout the entire Great Lakes region.

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