State Sen. Andrew Lang, Rep. Tim Miller, and Veterans Home Committee Chair Marvin Garbe met with the Chippewa County Board of Commissioners at their regular board meeting on Tuesday, June 5.

State Sen. Andrew Lang, Rep. Tim Miller, and Veterans Home Committee Chair Marvin Garbe met with the Chippewa County Board of Commissioners at their regular board meeting on Tuesday, June 5.

The trio were on hand to update the board on the stature of the Veterans Home Project. The signing of the bonding bill by Gov. Mark Dayton was welcome news.

The Commissioner’s Room at the Courthouse was filled to capacity with many of the Veterans who have supported the project wince its inception 11 years ago.

Garbe expressed his thanks to those veterans, to the community, and the Board of Commissioners for their support over the years. He also acknowledged all the work that Sen. Lang and Rep. Miller did to see that the three outstate veterans homes were included in the bonding bill.

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