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St. Joseph city officials are working with the county to combat erosion near the south end of Silver Beach in St. Joseph.

ST. JOSEPH — St. Joseph will partner with Berrien County to pay for a proposed erosion control project at the south end of Silver Beach.

Following a vote of the St. Joseph City Commission on Monday, the city will offer to contribute 50 percent of the project cost, or a maximum of $65,821.25, to be paid from the Capital Improvement Fund.

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