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Officials with Willmar Municipal Utilities may consider increasing city's water rates


WILLMAR -- The Willmar Municipal Utilities Commission is looking at the possibility of increasing water rates.

The commission on Tuesday received a timeline from General Manager Bruce Gomm leading to implementing new rates on Jan. 1, 2011.

Gomm said he has mentioned from time to time over the past two years that the water division's financial position has been declining.

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