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Hurley meeting promotes facade improvement program


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HURLEY — The Northwest Regional Planning Commission and the Hurley Area Chamber of Commerce want downtown Hurley business owners to know they may be eligible for low-interest loans to improve their facades.

Representatives of the 10-county, Spooner-based regional planning commission and the chamber held a meeting in Hurley Tuesday to provide additional information on the loan program.

“It’s a great program that offers pretty affordable money to upgrade a traditional downtown area,” said Ken Pearson, a business development specialist/loan fund mana...