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Bluff Stabilization Could Cost $1.2 Million

Mount Pleasant has conceptual plans for emergency stabilization of the bluff along the Lake Michigan shoreline and may use some recently borrowed funds for the $650,000 to $1.2 million project. The village contracted with Terracon, an engineering firm, in June to study the erosion that is threatening homes and how to improve the public infrastructure […]

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Donated Concrete Coming from Waukegan for Bluff Erosion

Residents who live along the Lake Michigan bluffs are losing their backyards because of accelerated erosion, but donated concrete from work at the Waukegan airport will provide a temporary solution while officials work on a more permanent fix. Mount Pleasant Village President Jerry Garski was joined Tuesday by Racine County Executive Jonathan Delagrave and officials […]

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Update: Slides Available on Lake Michigan Bluff Erosion

**Updated 5:30 p.m. June 9, 2016 with additional presentation slides given at meeting. Mount Pleasant Village President Jerry Garski Tuesday night told residents living along Lake Michigan that “all possibilities” are on the table for helping them protect their homes from accelerated bluff erosion. Garski hosted the meeting primarily for residents of Racine County after […]