Housing on horizon

Housing on horizon Main Photo

14 Oct 2022


Much of the 900 block of Second Avenue South, just east of the Fort Dodge Municipal Building, is currently an old, crumbling parking lot owned by the city.

On one corner stands the historic Bruce Funeral Home. On another corner is Chronicle, a 22-foot-tall torch sculpture created in honor of the city’s sesquicentennial. And on the entire southern half of the block is cracked concrete.

In the near future, however, that parking lot will become home to 32 new families.

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