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Polling places get ADA upgrades

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With the 2014 general election races looming, four cities and townships in Becker County have been given funding to make handicap accessibility improvements to their polling places.


“Providing accessible polling places is vital to ensure everyone has equal access when casting their ballot,” says Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie. “These funds support important projects to eliminate barriers at the polling place.”

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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