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City formulating plan to get rid of unclaimed vehicles in impound

Last month, commissioners discussed how to clear the impound lot, which is full of nuisance and abandoned vehicles. City attorney Travis Peterson conducted research on the matter and came to the conclusion that the current city ordinance is not consistent with state law.

As a result, Peterson recommended that the city proceed by following the state law that directs the process for disposal of a...