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Utility work in progress on America and Bemidji Ave.

Utility work began Tuesday afternoon in the alley behind 1517 America Ave. NW and 1207 Bemidji Ave. NW

Some temporary closures will be in place through Wednesday afternoon. Work will be completed by or before 5 p.m. Wednesday. Flashers will be in alleys to indicate work activities. Northern Pipe Line will be placing frost burners in the work areas Tuesday. The sooner the frost is melted the sooner the work will be complete. Questions should be directed to the City of Bemidji Public Works department at (218) 333-1850.

Crystal Dey
Crystal Dey covers crime, courts, tribal relations and social issues for The Bemidji Pioneer in Bemidji, Minnesota. Originally from Minnesota’s Iron Range, Dey has worked for the Echo Press in Alexandria, Minnesota, The Forum in Fargo, North Dakota, The Tampa Tribune in Tampa, Florida, the Hartford Courant in Hartford and West Hartford News in West Hartford, Connecticut. Dey studied Mass Communications at Minnesota State University Moorhead with an emphasis in Online Journalism. Follow Crystal Dey on Twitter @Crystal_Dey.
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