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Crow Wing County offers septic system upgrade assistance program


Crow Wing County and Region Five Development Commission (R5DC) received a grant from the Minnesota Board of Water and Soil Resources to assist with replacement or repair of septic systems for low and very low income landowners in order to improve and protect water quality in Crow Wing County.

Program Basics:

■ R5DC will provide a loan at 3 percent for 60 months for the balance of the bid.

■ Priority will be given to low and very low income landowners.

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Sarah Nelson
Sarah Nelson joined the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2010 and works as a online reporter, content editor and staff writer. She is a world traveler, accused idealist and California native now braving the winters of Central Minnesota. She believes in the power of human resolve and hopes to be part of something that makes history by bringing an end to injustice in the world. Sarah has worked as a criminal background researcher, high school civics teacher, grant writer, and contributing writer with — tackling every issue from global poverty to bio-degradable bicycles. Her favorite thing about living in Minnesota is July. Sarah left the Brainerd Dispatch in April 2014.
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