Property update on city agenda

MARQUETTE – The Marquette City Commission is scheduled to hear an update on the former Cliffs Dow property at today’s meeting.

The meeting is at 7 p.m. in commission chambers of city hall.

Richard Baron of Foley, Baron, Metzger & Julip is scheduled to give an update on the Cliffs Dow property along Lakeshore Boulevard.

For the last several years, the city has been remediating the industrial remnants on the property, which it bought more than 15 years ago for $1 from Marquette Properties II LLC, a partnership of the Dow Chemical Co., Georgia-Pacific Corp. and the former Cleveland-Cliffs Iron Co.