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Whitefish Boat Ban Needs More Time

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Whitefish city councilman, Richard Hildner, says he needs more time to make adjustments to a proposal that would prohibit motorized boats on Whitefish River.

Hildner wants to ban motorized watercraft on the six-mile stretch of the Whitefish River that runs through downtown.

This same region was already designated a no-wake zone back in 1989.

After hearing public input Tuesday night, Hildner says he plans to postpone asking Montana's FWP for the designation.

City council will hear how Hildner has altered the proposal during an open meeting on November 4.

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