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Belle Isle shut down twice over weekend due to capacity issues

Gov. Whitmer expected to announce if she’ll close state parks

DETROIT – Over the weekend state police temporarily shut down Belle Isle twice due to capacity issues.

READ: Officials urge Michiganders to practice social distancing during warm weekend weather

The large crowds caught the attention of Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer. On Wednesday she is expected to announce whether or not she plans to close state parks.

Tim Pamplin reveals other concerns on the island in the video above