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Transit merger between Kandiyohi and Renville counties progresses


WILLMAR –– Another step was taken this week in the expected Jan. 1 merger of transit systems in Kandiyohi and Renville counties, and now there’s talk of adding a third county.

At their meeting Tuesday, the Kandiyohi County Commissioners gave final approval to a joint powers agreement for the merged operation of the Kandiyohi Area Transit system and Renville County’s Heartland Express.

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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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