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While criticizing city staff, Willmar councilman contradicted by previous meeting minutes


WILLMAR — Minutes of a previous Willmar City Council meeting apparently contradict council member Ron Christianson’s criticism of city staff for not telling the council about problems with a wastewater lift station.

During Tuesday night’s council meeting, Christianson asked why staff did not tell the council about approximately five sewage bypasses — untreated discharges into the environment — that have occurred at the Country Club Drive lift station during the past five years.

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