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To save wear and tear on the highway and to prevent damage to completed landfill cells, a new shed will be built this fall on the north end of the Kandiyohi County Landfill for a 41-ton compactor. (Tribune photo by Carolyn Lange)

Kandiyohi County to construct new shed for landfill compactor

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WILLMAR — In order to keep a 41-ton machine with steel tires studded with “tipping-type teeth” off U.S. Highway 71, a new shed will be built this fall at the Kandiyohi County landfill.


The massive landfill compactor is currently housed in a maintenance building by the main entrance on the south end of the landfill.

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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.
(320) 894-9750