Tamarack Lake Update

Published 05/05 2014 07:34PM

Updated 05/05 2014 07:36PM

Crawford County has a big empty lot where Tamarack Lake used to be.

The lake was built in the sixties for flood control, but also provided residents and visitors fishing and recreation.

Leaks in the dam that formed it forced the fish and boat commission to drain the lake a year ago.

Funding to replace the dam is in place, and engineering studies are underway to design the new dams.

According to the commission the lake could be refilled by 2018.

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