Hockey arenas get some summer love
June 19, 2020
The dehumidification system in the city’s Northwoods hockey arena — considered too small for the facility for years — is finally being replaced.
Cloquet city councilors unanimously approved a bid for $275,080 to replace the existing dehumidification system with an appropriately sized unit this summer, paid for with funds from the half-cent sales tax. The bid came in almost $75,000 below the engineer’s estimate.
The council did not approve a second bid to construct stairs and safety rails to access the new system, as it came in at more than double the engineer’s estimate. City staf...