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March 31, 2015 4:00 PM

Ferndale council to take up possible tax rate for parks, trails

If Ferndale residents decide in November to form a metropolitan park district, they also could be agreeing to raise their property taxes by 50 cents per $1,000 of assessed value to pay for parks and trails.

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