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Tom Hintgen/FOCUS The Perham Resource Recovery Facility, currently owned by Otter Tail County and the partner counties of Becker, Wadena and Todd, will soon be joined by Clay County, which includes the city of Moorhead.

Clay County joins in ownership of Resource Recovery Facility

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Clay County, which includes the city of Moorhead, will become the fifth county to assume ownership of the Perham Resource Recovery Facility, effective Sept. 1.


Otter Tail County currently owns the facility along with the counties of Wadena, Becker and Todd. Clay County’s share of the ownership is expected to be 15 percent.

A recent expansion at the facility includes the addition of a waste heat boiler as well as a new area where recyclable items are separated out.

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