State Issues Mount Mancelona Cease and Desist Order Over Faulty Ski Lift

A local ski resort is being ordered to cease and desist for operating a faulty ski lift.

The Michigan Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) declared the ski lift at Mount Mancelona unsafe after inspection.

The agency also says the resort didn’t have a permit to run the lift. 

The resort could face legal action after the order.

LARA says that could include administrative, civil and criminal sanctions.

We have a crew finding out more about the faulty lift right now.

Stick with Northern Michigan’s News Leader as we dive deeper into the cease and desist order.