Fees for Ottawa Co. parks will go up - Nov 28th, 2012 - Local

Users of Ottawa County parks will be paying more next year. Tuesday, County Commissioners, voted to approved raising the daily motor vehicle entry fee for those who want to use the county's Lakeshore parks, including Tunnel and Kirk parks. Fees will also go up for renting out most county park facilities and picnic shelters. Commissioners say the additional revenues will be used to support maintenance services and staffing. The new fees will go into effect Jan. 1st.