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Economic Development Commission

January 18, 2017
Les Heitke, former mayor of Willmar, was recommended Tuesday by the Willmar City Council to serve on the Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission Operations Board. He is shown in a 2010 file photo whil serving as mayor. (Tribune file photo)
Former Willmar Mayor Heitke recommended to EDC Operations Board
January 18, 2017 - 6:56am
January 13, 2017
Kandiyohi County, Willmar EDC Operations Board 'supports' former member Kacher
January 13, 2017 - 6:00am
December 28, 2016
Linda Kacher
Mayor vetoes recommendation to reappoint Kacher to EDC board
December 28, 2016 - 8:39pm
December 7, 2016
Willmar council discusses whether adequate details shared on possible housing project
December 7, 2016 - 7:16am
November 1, 2016
Jacob Pettis, Northwest Drywall, works Tuesday afternoon on the framing of a new building for Dooley's Petroleum in Willmar's Industrial Park. Dooley’s is constructing a new office building and shop on three lots in the Industrial Park’s new Fourth Addition. A new flier was recently completed to help market the other lots available in the industrial park. (Briana Sanchez / Tribune)
EDC reinforces marketing for Willmar's 'shovel-ready' industrial park
November 1, 2016 - 4:28pm
July 7, 2016
Over 180 acres of the Willmar Industrial Park Fourth Addition are now certified shovel-ready by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development. The designation means the sites are ready for development, with many of the pre-construction activities completed. Shelby Lindrud / Tribune
Willmar Industrial Park lots now certified shovel-ready
July 7, 2016 - 12:15am
April 17, 2016
Economic Development Commission board may review employee structure
April 17, 2016 - 10:41pm
January 7, 2016
Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission Joint Powers Board has chosen Aaron Backman for its vacant executive director position. Backman is currently executive director of the the Economic Development Authority for the city of Windom.
EDC chooses Windom man for executive director position
January 7, 2016 - 4:22pm
January 6, 2016
Candidate withdraws from EDC director post
January 6, 2016 - 10:52pm
December 18, 2015
Committee discusses options for developing renewable energy in Kandiyohi County
December 18, 2015 - 12:08am
October 22, 2015
No applications yet for Economic Development Commission job
October 22, 2015 - 10:48pm
July 23, 2015
Search firm chosen to help find next EDC director
July 23, 2015 - 11:00pm
June 14, 2015
Development officials eye alternatives to JOBZ incentives
June 14, 2015 - 11:36pm
June 11, 2015
Economic Development Commission starts director search
June 11, 2015 - 12:05am
May 20, 2015
Economic group delays executive director search
May 20, 2015 - 12:46am