Gov. Rick Snyder, Michigan legislative leadership pledge up to $50 million in funding for Soo Locks upgrade
MACKINAC ISLAND, Mich. – Less than an hour’s drive from one of the busiest trade crossings in the Great Lakes region, Gov. Rick Snyder, Lt. Gov. Brian Calley, Senate Majority Leader Arlan Meekhof and House Speaker Tom Leonard gathered on the porch of the Grand Hotel during the annual Mackinac Policy Conference to announce significant state support for a desperately needed upgrade of the Soo Locks.