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Downtown garbage can problem discussed after local organization seeking legal remedy for the issue


WILLMAR -- A City Council committee is suggesting a downtown group modify its garbage cans to discourage renters from placing their household garbage in the cans instead of receptacles provided by landlords.

The suggestion was offered by members of the Committee Development Committee as a way to prevent renters from using the nine large garbage cans placed three to four years ago in the central business district by Main Street Willmar, a group representing downtown interests.

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