Traverse City Record-Eagle

March 20, 2014

Board member to propose swimming ban at Twin Lakes Park


---- — TRAVERSE CITY — A Grand Traverse County Parks and Recreation commissioner wants to ban swimming at Twin Lakes Park.

Parks board member Christine Maxbauer, who's also a county commissioner, said she'll make a motion to prohibit swimming at the county-owned park during a meeting today at 6 p.m.

Maxbauer said the lake is unsafe for swimming.

Three county residents drowned in the lake since 2010.

See Friday's Record-Eagle for more details.