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Posted on: September 8, 2017

Back by popular demand! Learn about Orrin Thompson Ramblers!

Orrin Thompson

Back by popular demand! The City of Coon Rapids will host another informational forum about Orrin Thompson ramblers. Orrin Thompson built about 25 percent of the homes in Coon Rapids starting in the 1950s. Why have they stood the test of time so well and why do people seem to like them more every year? The City’s Historical Commission started documenting the benefits of Orrin Thompson ramblers about a decade ago. Learn about the quality of the materials used, workmanship and how to best take care of them. Presentation by Ned Storla, Coon Rapids’ Staff Liaison to the City’s Historical Commission and Greg Brady, Chief Building Official.


Tuesday, September 26

7 p.m.

Coon Rapids City Council Chambers

Free presentation

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