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Reduce flood damage.

Control run-off and erosion.

Protect lakes from development.

Improve water quality.

Enhance fish and wildlife habitat.


Those are the key goals of a sweeping new stormwater management ordinance the Alexandria City Council considered at its meeting Monday night.

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Al Edenloff
Al Edenloff is the news and opinion page editor for the Echo Press. He was born in Alexandria and lived most of his childhood in Parkers Prairie. He graduated with honors from Moorhead State University with a degree in mass communications, print journalism. He interned at the Echo Press in the summer of 1983 and was hired a year later as a sports reporter. He also worked as a news reporter/photographer. Al is a four-time winner of the Minnesota Newspaper Association's Herman Roe Award, which honors excellence in editorial writing.  
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