County campgrounds will open to seasonal campers, pending approval by the insurer

May 27, 2020

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The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners met Tuesday, May 19. Commissioner Jack Vizecky, far right, attended via conference call.

By Shelly Finzen

The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners met for their regular meet­ing on Tuesday, May 19. All commissioners attended the meeting; Jack Vizecky attended via teleconfer­ence.
The discussion concern­ing the seasonal campsites in the county campgrounds that took place at the May 5 meeting was continued at this meeting. County Parks Supervisor Daryl Schlap­kohl was informed by Min­nesota County Insurance Trust (MCIT) that the coun­ty must abide by the execu­tive order, which closes all parks until June 1, or it will lose insurance coverage. Schlapkohl had also been told by the DNR that the campgrounds could not be opened…

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