Barry County

Drain commissioner seeking loan to fix Crooked Lake flooding

HASTINGS, Mich. (WOOD) — The Barry County drain commissioner will ask for an emergency loan to stop flooding that is threatening multiple homeowners on Crooked Lake.

The county board of commissioners has scheduled a special meeting to take up the request at 9 a.m. Monday at the Tyden Center, located at 121 S Church St. in Hastings.

Barry County Drain Commissioner Jim Dull has identified several possible solutions and is asking for an emergency loan to make them a reality.

He has had an engineer working with the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality and Department of Natural Resources to come up with several short-term and long-term solutions to the problem.


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