Contacts for Soil Erosion Enforcing Agencies

In the Thornapple River Watershed, Michigan

Enforcing Agencies, Soil Erosion and Sedimentation Control Act

(Act 347 State of Michigan)

County Enforcing Agency Director Address City Zip Phone

Barry Road Commission Jack Kineman PO Box 158 Hastings 49508 616-945-3449

Eaton Drain Commission Dick Brown 1045 Independence Charlotte 48813 616-485-6444

Ionia Drain Commission Keith Warner Courthouse Ionia 48846 616-527-5373

Kent Road Commission Dave Groenleer 1500 Scribner NW Grand Rapids 49504 616-242-6900



Department of Environmental Quality, Surface Water Quality Division

(Contact for filing storm water notice of intent under Act 347)

Ionia and Kent Counties:

Grand Rapids District Office Contact: Janice Tompkins 616-456-5071

350 Ottawa St. NW

Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503

(note: office location to be moved in 1999)

Barry County

Plainwell District Office Contact: Ben Zimont 616-685-6851

621 N. 10th Street

P.O. Box 355

Plainwell, Michigan 49080

Eaton County

Shiawassee District Office Contact: 517-625-4600

10650 S. Bennett

Morrice, Michigan 48857


Pollution Emergency Alerting System: 1-800-292-4706