Bertram Chain of Lakes Phase 6 property represents important acquisition

Phase 6 represents an important pending property acquisition within the Bertram Chain of Lakes Regional Park for the city of Monticello and Wright County.
The acquisition will play a key role creating a regional park of almost 1,000 acres, and will secure city and county ownership of all shore land around Bertram and Long Lakes, said Monticello Community Development Director Angela Schumann during her June 24 background presentation before the city council.
Phase 6 totals 124 land acres. It includes the Bertram beach and proposed relocation of YMCA Camp Manitou. The parcels are valued at $2.83 million,

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