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The Main Avenue street and utility project accounted for much of the increase in the proposed Park Rapids levy for 2011. The council is grappling with whether to continue capital projects at an aggressive pace or slow down. (Anna Erickson / Enterprise)

City council asked to wait on street utility projects

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A proposed Park Rapids levy would increase by 13.95 percent in 2011, the majority of the increase stemming from street utility projects.


The Park Rapids City Council still has an opportunity to lower the levy, though, after hearing feedback from the public Tuesday at the Truth in Taxation hearing.

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Anna Erickson
Anna Erickson is editor of the Wadena Pioneer Journal.
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