It's first come, first served beginning at 8 a.m. at city hall

    Interested in a free lot in the new Barrette Street Estates, located on the northeast corner of Crookston, south of Fisher Avenue? Be sure to be at City Hall at 8 a.m., on Monday, May 20. The 17 lots will be given out on a first come, first serve basis.

    According to information provided by the city of Crookston, "Prospective owners need only a  $500 non-refundable deposit to be applied toward permit costs, plus a mortgage loan pre-approval from a reputable lending agency. Other closing costs will be collected at the time of purchase." Special assessments on the lots will be waived as long as construction is completed within 18 months.

    Be prepared. Contact Crookston City Hall at 281-1232 for additional information.