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The blue areas shown are where spring flooding occurred in the Discovery Circle addition. According to the city engineer, many properties are at elevations susceptible to spring runoff and accumulation.

Drainage issues surface around Discovery Circle

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Options are available to alleviate drainage issues in Discovery Circle.

Several comments were received about drainage issues in the area at a recent public hearing about a proposed water and sanitary sewer improvement project. The issues were predominantly detected during the spring thaw.


City engineer Jon Olson did some research on drainage in the area and made some conclusions. He presented the findings to the Park Rapids City Council Tuesday.

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