- The groundbreaking ceremony is in celebration of the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians’ Odeno (Place of Many Hearts) Development. The event will feature several speakers and a drum ceremony.
- The project will include the construction of 300 housing units on the property on Sheridan Drive just south of Mt. Garfield Rd.in Fruitport Township
- The tribe purchased the property from Fruitport Community Schools.
- The new residential community will include everything from small starter homes for young couples or retirees to energy efficient houses for families, open spaces and walking paths.
- Larry Romanelli – Tribal Ogema, Little River Band of Ottawa Indians
- Heidi Tice – Fruitport Township Supervisor
- Bob Syzmoniak – Fruitport Community Schools Superintendent
WHEN: 11 a.m. Saturday, March 25th
WHERE: The property is located just south of the corner of Mt. Garfield and South Sheridan in Fruitport Township.