The Ore Dock BotEco Center

Our goal is to create a special place on Marquette's waterfront that achieves a sustainable balance of educational, recreational and commercial uses.

1) Ecological Education and Research Facilities
2) Year-round Indoor Botanical Gardens
3) Historical Preservation and Education
4) Community Spaces

Bottomlands Agreement Success!

Posted by on February 11, 2018

Starting the new year off on the right foot!

Huge news for the Ore Dock BotEco Center – The changes to the Bottomlands Agreement have been accepted by both the City of Marquette and the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality!

What does this mean?:

In short, it means the BotEco project can move forward.

See local press coverage in the links below:

 

http://www.miningjournal.net/news/front-page-news/2018/01/city-commission-oks-revised-bottomlands-agreement/

http://www.uppermichiganssource.com/content/news/BotEco-gets-local-state-support-for-Ore-Dock-plans-472035153.html

 

Blessing from the City – Check.

Amending the Bottomlands Agreement – Check.

Fundraising – That’s next!