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Becker County Highway Engineer Brad Wentz points to a map of the county's five-year road improvement plan at a public meeting held Tuesday afternoon at the courthouse. Photo by - Nathan Bowe

County talks bonding for future highway projects

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Becker County may consider issuing bonds to pay for highway projects.

Board Chairman Larry Knutson said Clay County is going that route, and it could make sense for Becker County as well, for several reasons:


• Interest rates are low and that makes it inexpensive to borrow money. The county has a very low debt load and a good credit rating.

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