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UPDATE: Historic home in Perry remains in trouble

Posted: 5:48 AM, Aug 16, 2019
Updated: 2019-08-16 05:48:13-04
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PERRY, Mich. — A piece of history on the city of Perry's budgetary chopping block -- remains in trouble Thursday night.

In July, the city council approved $15,500 worth of repairs for the Calkins-Macqueen house.

The mayor vetoed it for financial reasons. On Thursday night during a packed city council meeting members could not override the mayor's veto.

They talked about transferring the house to the city's historical society.

No decision was made at the meeting.

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