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Fire call fee charged in Perham city under new ordinance

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Fire response fees will be charged to property and building owners within Perham city limits, under a new ordinance.

A fire response fee of $500 for the first hour will be assessed under the ordinance, which was discussed at the March 24 Perham City Council committee meeting. After the first hour, the fee will be $250 an hour.


The fee would also apply to anyone who receives fire service as a result of a motor vehicle accident or fire.

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