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Bemidji City Council: Parks funding restored; dollars to come from liquor store proceeds

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The Bemidji City Council restored $18,000 to the parks budget during a work session Monday night.

The council voted unanimously to allocate $18,000 toward parks for this year with the funds coming from liquor store profits.


"I strongly believe we need to fund our parks and keep them maintained so they don't go downhill," said Councilor Kevin Waldhausen.

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