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Pierz awarded Safe Routes to School grant


ST. PAUL — The Minnesota Department of Transportation on Wednesday announced Pierz was awarded a $446,704 Safe Routes to School grant to construct 4,200 lineal feet of sidewalks and make safety improvements, including pavement markings, pedestrian refuge, and dynamic speed display system.

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