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Postal patrons have complained that this right turn lane has gobbled up scarce parking spaces around the post office. The city engineer said he will look at the area to see if a compromise can be reached. (Sarah Smith / Enterprise)

Turn lane near Park Rapids post office bothers some

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If a new business tried to relocate on the site of the Park Rapids post office, it wouldn't get a permit.

Not enough parking.

And with the completion of West Third Street and the addition of a turn lane on the side street adjoining the post office, postmaster Denice Phillips-Kunze is getting an earful.


"I know" people are pretty upset "but I have no control over that," Phillips-Kunze acknowledged.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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