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Perham, New York Mills awarded grant for regional housing study

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The city of Perham, in conjunction with the city of New York Mills, has been awarded a grant to conduct a comprehensive regional housing study.


The Minnesota Housing Partnership announced the award last week – a 50/50 matching grant that will cover half the cost of conducting the study, up to $10,000.

Of the remaining half to be covered by the cities, Perham has agreed to pay 60 percent, while New York Mills will pay 40.

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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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