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The Alexandria City Council is considering a variety of ideas that will change the look of Broadway this summer. Downtown Osseo, above, has many of the options the council is considering, including trees, benches and small posts, bollards, that define pedestrian crosswalk areas. (Contributed)

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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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