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Evelyn Larson of Svea and Grant Christianson listen to the Planning Commission's decision Monday on sanitary sewer ponds that would service the Blomkest and Svea communities. Tribune photo by Ron Adams

Blomkest-Svea sanitary sewer ponds receive preliminary OK by board


WILLMAR -- A conditional use permit to build a wastewater stabilization pond to treat municipal sewage from the Blomkest and Svea communities was approved Monday by the Kandiyohi County Planning Commission.

The Kandiyohi County Board of Commissioners will take final action Dec. 16. The project has been in the works for four years, said Jim Bullert, project engineer. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency has given its preliminary approval, he said.

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Carolyn Lange
A reporter for more than 30 years, Carolyn Lange covers county government and regional news with the West Central Tribune.
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