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City OKs easement for quiet zone at railroad crossing on Willmar Ave.


WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council has approved an easement with Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway to construct a quiet zone at the Willmar Avenue Southwest crossing.

The easement is needed because the city is changing the location of the crossing, said Ron Christianson, chair of the council’s Public Works/Safety Committee. The committee recommended the council approve the easement.

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David Little
David Little covers the Willmar City Council, Willmar Municipal Utilities and other city news.
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