Michigan has tens of thousands of miles of rivers and streams, meaning you're never more than 6 miles from a body of water or 85 miles from a Great Lake. Sometimes those waters become unsafe with high levels of bacteria or other pollutants and need to be closed for public safety.
Growing up I heard people on the news talk about giant sinkholes that would open up out of nowhere and swallow up an entire car. But I never knew that a sinkhole could happen underwater. Turns out they can and one of the biggest ones in Michigan is located in Alpena.
Laws are put into place for the well-being of everyone and to protect our rights and freedoms. There are also some laws that make you scratch your head and say who came up with this? These are five things that are still against the law in Michigan.