The Michigan Swimmer’s Itch Partnership has scheduled a meeting for Tuesday, March 31st to be held at the Frankfort City Hall in Frankfort. For more information regarding the meeting and the swimmer’s itch partnership contact Joel Buzzell, Crystal Lake and Watershed Association President at 231.871.0571.

Michigan Swimmer’s Itch Partnership Meeting

Tuesday 3/31/15

Frankfort City Hall, 412 Main St.  Frankfort, Michigan 49635

Meeting Agenda

Lake Association Meeting    (lake association members only)  (1pm-2pm)

  1. a) Introduction, purpose of meeting, what we want to accomplish

Lead Joel Buzzell

  1. b) Briefing on March 23 meeting with Senator Booher about SI

Leads Ken Dennings/Jim Vondale

  1. c) Member meetings in Lansing on SI-discuss topics and attendees

Lead Tyrone Sanders PAA

  1. d) Considerations/options for MSIP organization

Lead Attorney Bill Carey

  1. e) Wrap up and general discussion

Leads Joel Buzzell/Jim Vondale


General Meeting  (for guests and members)  (2pm-5pm)

Introduction of guests and meeting purpose    (2-2:10)

Lead Joel Buzzell

Brandon Fewins, Regional Manager for  Senator Debbie Stabenow (2:10-2:25)

Pete Butchko, USDA APHIS-perspectives on SI efforts (2:25-2:40)

BREAK 2:40 – 3:00

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