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EAST GRAND FORKS CITY COUNCIL

The scope of work includes the railroad crossings near Sacred Heart School at Third Street Northwest, Central Avenue Northwest and Second Avenue Northeast
Council members have narrowed their decision to three options.
Last week, the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency announced that RJ Zavoral & Sons, which will build and operate an asphalt plant in East Grand Forks, exceeded air emission limits for a portable asphalt plant and failed to test equipment while working on a project in Pennington County
Council members reviewed a total of six infrastructure projects on which the funding could be used.

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The discussion comes as council members Clarence Vetter and Tim Riopelle said they’ve been receiving complaints from residents in their wards about people, typically minors, speeding down roads when driving special-use vehicles.
East Grand Forks Mayor Steve Gander claims residents were informed about the asphalt plant and he and the council are doing the people's work. East Grand Forks wants to know, what people?
After listening to comments from property owners, council members decided more needs to be considered for the proposed street and utility improvements on Fourth Street Northeast.

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The next step in the process will be for council members to authorize an RFP document.
The council came to the conclusion after receiving feedback from residents that the special assessments from the project would be too expensive.
Some residents feel the council didn't make everyone aware about a proposed asphalt plant, which recently was approved for construction.

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