Marysville boat ramp to open

Staff Report

Marysville Upground Reservoir Boat Ramp

Celebration & Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

Marysville – The highly anticipated public opening of the new Marysville Upground Reservoir boat ramp in Union County is coming soon.

Who: ODNR Division of Wildlife and associated organizations and individuals involved with the installation of the boat ramp

What: Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony

When: Friday June 2, 2017 at 3 p.m.

Where: 18375 Raymond Road, Marysville, Ohio 43040

Additional information: The Marysville Upground Reservoir was constructed in 2008 and put into service in 2009. The reservoir has a capacity of 1.39 billion gallons of water. The city started using the water as a drinking source in the fall on 2009. It measures approximately 171 acres in surface area and extends to 40 feet deep.

In 2016, the reservoir was opened for recreational use. Funding for this project was received from ODNR Division of Watercraft cooperative boating facility grant and the Division of Wildlife boater-angler fund.

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