Ribbon Cutting for Accessible Kayak Launch in Mount Clemens

July 25, 2019 Blog Post

The goal of the launch is to make the river accessible to all skill levels and to those with disabilities. The launch features an extendable bench seat to assist in getting in and out of your kayak and a floating platform with rollers that makes entering and exiting the water a breeze.

Public Art Projects in Mount Clemens Boost Community Spirit

July 25, 2019 Blog Post

Public art can help define a place and inspire conversation.  The recent public art additions in Mount Clemens have done just that.  The interest has been steady with many community members following the progress closely.

Advancing Macomb Board Members Collaborate to Fund Mt. Clemens Riverfront Development

November 16, 2017 • Press Release

The Advancing Macomb board answered a call to help provide gap funding for the new recreation and launch site on the Clinton River in Mt. Clemens. Final bids for the project came in much higher than anticipated due to additional engineering needed to lower ongoing maintenance costs. The Clinton River Watershed Council spearheaded the project as a part of its broader Watertowns® initiative.

Advancing Macomb Gives 670 Bikes to Kids throughout Macomb County

May 21, 2017 • Press Release

Advancing Macomb completed the very first county-wide bike drive and give-away on Saturday, May 20th. The program began in the fall of 2016 with Macomb County and neighboring residents donating a total of 800 bikes to township and city hall offices.

600 Macomb County children get free bikes

May 20, 2017 In the News

It's a giveaway that puts smiles on the faces of hundreds of Macomb County children. The East Side Bike Giveaway, helping to hand out 600 bicycles. FOX 2's Ryan Ermanni has the story.