Weather Forecast

The Willmar City Council receives an overview Monday from Finance Director Steve Okins of the mayor's proposed 2012 budget, which the council later approved. (Tribune photo by Gary Miller)

Willmar, Minn., council approves 2012 budget


WILLMAR -- No one from the public appeared to talk about their city taxes during the Willmar City Council's state-required Truth-in-Taxation hearing Monday night.

During the hearing, the council received an overview from Finance Director Steve Okins of Mayor Frank Yanish's proposed 2012 budget. The council later adopted a recommendation from the Finance Committee to approve the budget of $31,706,422, up from the 2011 budget of $25,694,742.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet?

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at and we can help you.

David Little
David Little covers the Willmar City Council, Willmar Municipal Utilities and other city news.
(320) 235-1150