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Work underway on lift station at MinnWest/Lakeland Drive in Willmar

WILLMAR — Work began Tuesday on the city of Willmar’s MinnWest Technology Campus/Lakeland Drive lift station improvement project, announced Bollig Engineering of Willmar, project consultant.

Work will consist of the demolition of the existing lift station and construction of new lift station on the MinnWest Campus. Also, forcemain sewer boring and installation of cure-in-place pipe will take place on Lakeland Drive from U.S. Highway 12 to Civic Center Drive.

Bollig Engineering advises motorists to exercise caution as they approach the MinnWest Campus because trucks will be entering U.S. Highway 71 throughout the demolition and construction process.

Motorists are encouraged to use alternative routes and use caution while traveling through the work area.

The timeframe for the work depends on the weather. However, the contractor esitmates work to continue through October.

Bollig Engineering said every effort will be made to complete this work as quiclky as possible and with the least inconvenience to residents and motorists.

For more information, call Bollig Inc. at 320-235-2555.