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Downtown trees will be missed

I was just as surprised as most people were in Fort Frances when the community learned that the trees on the 200 block of Scott Street were going to be removed.

I sat on town council back in the early 1980s when the decision to plant trees along the street was made to enhance its beauty.

I’m told the trees along the street will not be replaced.

Several decisions were made at that time. There was the removal of the parking meters that cost the community more than $30,000 in revenue.

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