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Council OKs levy increases: Funds earmarked for eventual Sanford Center, City Arena repairs

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BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji City Council on Monday acknowledged the fact that no building lasts forever.

The council voted 5-1 to approve a 2.2 percent property tax levy increase of $84,000 dollars in the 2015 budget to future repairs to the Sanford Center.


Bemidji Mayor Rita Albrecht was the sole no vote on the motion.

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Zach Kayser
Zach Kayser covers local government and city issues for the Pioneer. He previously worked for the Wadena Pioneer Journal, and is an alumni of the University of Minnesota, Morris. 
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