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The information provided in this document is intended to serve as general information related to the duties, powers, and authority of townships in Minnesota. It is not intended to be used, nor should it be used, as a substitute for competent legal advice regarding any situation that may arise within a township. Users of this information should contact an attorney if there are any questions about how the information contained in this document applies to a specific situation.