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Broadway project off to a bumpy start

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Alexandria’s Broadway reconstruction project from 3rd to 8th Avenue is off to a bumpy start.


But despite split votes and higher than expected costs, it’s moving ahead.

At its meeting Monday night, the Alexandria City Council voted 3-2 to approve a cooperative agreement with the Minnesota Department of Transportation and called for bids on the project.

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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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