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East Park may be best option for city garage

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City leaders are continuing to narrow down their options for a new bus garage and public works facility site, and some differences in opinion have become apparent.


While the Perham planning commission is favoring a possible location referred to as ‘East Park’ (near Third Street NE and the Industrial Park), at least one city councilor and a resident who lives near the proposed site have expressed concerns.

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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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