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Broadway reconstruction gets green light from council

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After five years of planning, debate and several twists and turns, the Broadway reconstruction plan is a go.

At its meeting Monday night, the Alexandria City Council voted 3-2 to accept bids for the project totaling about $5.7 million.


Sellin Brothers of Hawley was the low bidder, coming in about $685,000 under the estimate.

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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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