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EDC votes to earmark money for proposed rail bypass


WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission has earmarked $50,000 to support a proposed railroad bypass on the west edge of Willmar.

Members of the EDC's joint operations board voted Thursday to set aside undesignated funds for the potential project.

The city of Willmar will be asked as well to contribute $50,000 toward the next phase of the project.

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Anne Polta

Anne Polta covers health care, business/economic development and general assignment. Her HealthBeat blog can be found at Follow her on Twitter at @AnnePolta.

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