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DL council OKs half-cent tax

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The Detroit Lakes City Council gave a thumbs-up to a half cent sales tax on food, beverages and entertainment in the city, and voted to approve contacting the state legislature and starting the process of implementing the new tax.

"The purpose would be to undertake some of the things we don't have the funds for right now," City Administrator Bob Louiseau said.

A few of those to-do items include flowering rush, the crescent redevelopment area, and bike trail and parking.

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