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CTRA Annual Meeting was Tuesday, May 19
The membership overwelmingly (but not unanimusly) supported efforts to work with Cascade Township to establish a Special Assesment District to provide funding for river maintenance and improvements within the township.
Anyone wishing to help with the efforts needed to gather the required signatures should contact a CTRA board member or reply using the information on the Contact page.

An end of summer fireworks show will be held on Saturday September 12. Details will be available as that date approaches. Like last year, the fireworks show will be funded through member donations and will not be using CTRA dues money. Donations can be made online using the PayPal button on the Membership page.
You can pay your CTRA dues for 2015 by clicking on the membership tab and selecting either the payment form or the PayPal payment option.
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Mission. The purpose of this organization is to protect and perpetuate the natural resources in and around the Thornapple River, Kent County, Michigan from the Cascade Dam south to the Alaska Bridge (68th Street). This organization shall also inform and educate riverside residents of their obligations to protect the environmental integrity of the river and encourage safe and responsible operation of watercraft. This organization shall also provide a single entity for riverside residents to deal with commercial businesses and governmental agencies in order to accomplish the purposes of this organization. This organization shall also engage in other activities to improve property values and enhance the experience of riverside living.
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