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Published January 15, 2013, 08:55 PM

Grand Forks Leaders Approve Changes to Water Treatment Study

Grand Forks city leaders approved changes to a water treatment pilot study this evening in an attempt to bring fresher drinking water to town, and although the project has a high price tag users wouldn't see a major fee hike.

Grand Forks city leaders approved changes to a water treatment pilot study this evening in an attempt to bring fresher drinking water to town, and although the project has a high price tag users wouldn't see a major fee hike.

The project tests three possible scenarios. But it's the hybrid option, combining both conventional and membrane treatment, that the public works department is favoring. A timeline for this project would range from roughly 3 to 5 years. Melanie Orlins has more.

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