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Work continues Tuesday on a major expansion of the Holiday Inn and Suites off Highway 12 East in Willmar. The project is one of numerous pushing this year’s construction value up by more than $30 million over last year. Tribune photo by Gary Miller

2013 construction in Willmar nearly triple from one year ago


WILLMAR — The value of new construction, expansion and refurbishing projects to date in Willmar has nearly tripled the value set in 2012, according to a report given to the Willmar City Council.

Total construction through the month of November totaled almost $49 million compared with $17 million in 2012, said Bruce Peterson, planning and development director, on Monday night.

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David Little
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