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Detroit Lakes Public Works Director Brad Green shows off the tightly packed Street Department garage where several city plow trucks and graders are parked. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham

City grapples with need vs cost for new facility

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Plans for Becker County and Detroit Lakes to build a joint public works facility have hit a speed bump.

While Becker County is geared up to move ahead with a new home for its highway department, the Detroit Lakes City Council is tapping the brakes over concern about the potential cost.


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