Celebrate the beginning of a Huron River renaissance.

Please join us for light refreshments and live music.

Tuesday, August 16, 1:30-2:30pm at Island Park in Ann Arbor.

Learn about RiverUp! pilot efforts in Ann Arbor and Ypsilanti to build canoe and kayak portages, reclaim old industrial properties, and shape a Huron River Water Trail.

Governor Rick Snyder (invited), Congressman John D. Dingell, Ann Arbor Mayor John Hieftje, Jerry Jung Chair of MDOT, Laura Rubin Executive Director of the Huron River Watershed Council, and Tom Woiwode of the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan will talk about turning our communities to face the river and realize their recreational, economic, and environmental potential.

This event is free and open to the public.

For more information, contact Elizabeth Riggs.