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City accepting bids for parking lot project

The city of Fortuna will accept sealed bids for its Fortuna City Hall Parking Lot Architectural Barrier Removal Project, by or before June 27, at 2 p.m. at its City Hall office at 621 11th St., at which time the bids will be publicly opened and read a...

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