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A (rain) garden in the park -- DL to create several rain gardens in City Park

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Detroit Lakes planners had intended to create a rain garden in City Park anyway, but when the Festival of Birds organizers wanted to help, things started falling into place.


Not to mention the Capital for a Day celebration happened to fall one day before the rain garden was to be planted.

After Urban Conservation Specialist Gregg Thompson spoke in Detroit Lakes last year about rain gardens, the city decided it was time to take the lead and create some of its own.

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