ST. JOSEPH — The Lake Michigan shoreline between the St. Joseph water plant and Silver Beach is one step closer to having continuous erosion protection from high water.

St. Joseph city commissioners Monday approved contracting with B&Z Company in Benton Harbor for $135,000 to place a stone revetment along the Fourth Street right-of-way/Lions Park Beach area.

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