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City taking steps toward nuisance enforcement

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Hoping to not encounter another situation like last year's unfinished construction at Deadshot Bay, the city is taking a step to be able to enforce the nuisance of unfinished structures.


After consulting the League of Minnesota Cities and other cities, City Attorney Bill Briggs drafted an ordinance that would amend the Detroit Lakes city code on nuisances.

"I tried to develop an ordinance that was simple and utilizes the process we already have in place," he said.

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