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A Plea From The Northland Arboretum To Brainerd Residents

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The Northland Arboretum Brainerd/Baxter is pleading for help from Brainerd residents in urging the Brainerd Charter Commission to reconsider excluding the Arb from tax levy funding of which the Arboretum has been a recipient for the past 20 years.  In a press release, Candice Zimmerman, the Arb’s Executive Director, and Brian Pike, the Arb’s Board President stated that with little notice, nearly 30-percent of the Arboretum’s operational funding will be cut off if they and supporters do not act RIGHT NOW.  They are looking for Brainerd residents to attend Monday’s (5/2/22) Brainerd City Council Meeting to respectively show your support for the Arb.  You can read about how to help in this full letter plea from the Northland Arboretum here:

Northland Arboretum Letter