The Lac qui Parle dam in Dawson has been replaced by this set of rock weirs. A similar set of rock rapids will replace the Chippewa River dam in Montevideo. (Tribune file photo)
Montevideo, Minn., approves removal of dam on Chippewa River
MONTEVIDEO -- A 54-year-old dam on the Chippewa River will be coming down this summer.
The Montevideo City Council approved plans and specifications at their meeting on Monday to remove the dam in Lagoon Park, according to City Manager Steve Jones.
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