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Jason Losing, above, uses a trowel Tuesday to level cement at a site southeast of Willmar. Workers from Olson Masonry of Atwater smoothed concrete at a nine-acre development, known as TerraPlanes, which will feature Willmar's first concrete streets. According to Jo Ann Monson of Monson Concrete, the general contractor for the project, concrete is being used because its lasts longer and holds up longer than asphalt. Tribune photos by Gary Miller