Albert Lea public invited to free skate to learn more about referendum

(ABC 6 News) – The city of Albert Lea invites the public to a free skate at the city arena this week, where residents can learn more about the upcoming referendum.

On April 9, voters will decide whether to allow the city to borrow $9.8 million for improvements to a handful of city landmarks.

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The referendum would total to about $47 added on to tax bills for property owners with a home valued at $100,000.

The free skate takes place on Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m.