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DMCo Board Backs Mississippi River Initiatives

THE DES MOINES COUNTY BOARD HAS THROWN ITS POLITICAL SUPPORT BEHIND A PAIR OF RELATED RESOLUTIONS — ONE THAT WOULD DESIGNATE THE UPPER MISSISSIPPI RIVER AS A SO-CALLED “MARINE HIWAY”…AND ANOTHER THAT ASKS FOR FEDERAL FUNDING TO UPGRADE & MAINTAIN THE LOCK & DAM SYSTEMS AND OTHER NAVIGATION TOOLS ON THE MISSISSIPPI…ILLINOIS…AND MISSOURI RIVERS. (more…) Continue Reading →

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