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Crash puts brakes on city’s Quiet Zone plan

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Saturday’s crash at the 6th Avenue NW railroad crossing has put a temporary hold on Perham’s plans for a Quiet Zone.

At a meeting last Monday, city councilors had decided to move forward with the process of establishing a Quiet Zone, agreeing to file a notice of intent with the Federal Railroad Administration.


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Marie Johnson
Marie Johnson (formerly Nitke) came to the Perham Focus after several years as the Education and Arts & Entertainment Editor at the Herald-Review of Grand Rapids, Minn. She lives in rural Ottertail with her husband, Dan, and their spunky yellow lab, Louisa.
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