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Kandiyohi County OKs tax abatement for Willmar's Lakeland Hotel project


WILLMAR - The Kandiyohi County Commissioners unanimously approved a 15-year tax abatement this morning that could help make the redevelopment of Willmar's downtown historic Lakeland Hotel financially feasible.

The county action follows a 4-3 vote Monday night by the Willmar City Council following a 90-minute debate.

By contrast, the county's public hearing lasted about 15 minutes.

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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.
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