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Jail site gets OK from city

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A possible sight for a new law enforcement center nudged ahead Monday night.

The Alexandria City Council gave its support to a site the Douglas County Board is pursuing east of the County Road 45/Interstate 94 intersection, south of Highway 27 West.


Last month, the county board asked the city to take a look at Ben Zacher's 91-acre site to see if it was even feasible.

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