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Cruise Ships to Call at Discovery Pier

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GREILICKVILLE — Transformation of the former coal dock into the publicly accessible Discovery Pier is smoothing the way for more passenger carrying cruise ships to visit Traverse City. The facility in December was certified as a cruise port by the U.S. Coast Guard. Local officials who want to grab a piece of growing Great Lakes […]

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Discovery Center, Pier & Collaborative Welcomes New CEO: Matt McDonough

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New Directions: When the chain link fence came down around an old coal dock with West Bay frontage in 2016, our region’s maritime heritage shifted. Discovery Center is home to a number of water-related nonprofits, a new co-working site, and the largest tall ship harbor on the American side of the Great Lakes. The initiative […]