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Proposed ordinance hits pothole as commissioners postpone decision on opening Renville County roads to ATVs and off-highway vehicles


OLIVIA — The Renville County Board of Commissioners is postponing a decision on opening all county roads to off-highway vehicles for recreational use.

The motion to delay action for two weeks came after board members heard safety concerns about the prospect of all-terrain vehicles, side-by-side vehicles, mini-trucks, golf carts and utility task vehicles sharing paved and gravel roads with cars, trucks and farm machinery.

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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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