Process for storm water fund begins
Thursday's rain was a welcome respite for dusty Hubbard County.
But in many areas, especially in town, that rain simply runs down into groundwater off parking lots and directly into the Fish Hook River untreated.
Tuesday Park Rapids joined a legion of cities around the state establishing a storm water utility fund. Council members passed a first reading allowing formation of the fund and the collection of fees.
The second and final reading will be next month.
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