No Wake Zones on Douglas County Lakes

No Wake Zones on Douglas County Lakes indicated by signs like this on Lake Mary.

(Alexandria, MN) The Douglas County Commissioners met on Tuesday, July 16th and had a full agenda which included the following items, covered in Tom Chorley's County Commissioner Report (AUDIO BELOW):

  • No wake zones continue on some lakes.
  • Railway crossing signal in Miltona.
  • Three county roads to be repaired.
  • 30-thousand-dollar County Ditch clean-up.
  • Software updates for some County systems.
  • Regional Emergency Communications budget approved .
  • New License Bureau Director.
  • New Facilities Director steps in this fall.
  • Veterans Office activity announced.
  • Vehicle and recreation equipment storage.
  • Firearms sales, repair and gunsmithing moving.
  • Call for bids on major road work.
  • Public hearing set on County Ditch 17.
  • Grant request approved.
  • Honor Guard receives donation.

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