This letter from the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality was an actual letter sent to a man named Stephen Tvedten in July 1997 when one of Tvedten’s neighbors noticed flooding on his property and traced it back to a dam on Tvedten’s stream. Before you get to Tvedten’s hilarious response to the state, read the state’s letter first.
This was the state’s letter:
This is the actual response sent back by Mr. Tvedten:
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