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Like other growing cities, Alexandria has trouble spots for drivers - places where traffic jams up and accidents frequently happen.

The goal of a new Alexandria Area 2030 Transportation Plan is to identify those problem areas and recommend ways to improve safety and traffic flow in the decades ahead.


Jack Forslund with WSB and Associates, a member of the team in charge of the plan, updated the Alexandria City Council about its work.

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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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