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Marie Johnson/FOCUS Nearly 12 acres in the East Park (Second Addition) of northeast Perham will soon start to undergo a transformation into the city’s new Public Works Facility. Additional acreage in that area has been rezoned to make way for future multi-family and light industrial developments.

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Plans for the future Perham Public Works facility are starting to come together.

In the past couple of weeks, city councilors have approved a number of measures intended to keep the project moving along.


The preliminary plat for the area in northeast Perham known as the East Park Second Addition, where the facility will be located, was approved by councilors last week following a public hearing at the end of July.

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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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