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September 10, 2009
Commentary: New city treatment plant is a good step
September 10, 2009 - 12:00am
September 5, 2009
A recent aerial photo of the site shows progress on the 20 structures that make up Willmar's new wastewater treatment plant. (Submitted photo)
Wastewater treatment project on schedule
September 5, 2009 - 9:52am
August 11, 2009
Work progressing
August 11, 2009 - 12:00am
June 23, 2009
Work continues Monday just south of Kandiyohi County Road 15 on the sewer line for Willmar's new wastewater treatment plant. The plant is being constructed at a site just west of Willmar. The new $80 million plant and conveyance system will replace the city's current plant, which is 70 years old and uses outdated equipment. The new plant is scheduled to be complete and operational sometime in 2011.
Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Building for the future
June 23, 2009 - 12:00am
June 18, 2009
Montevideo City Council approves wastewater project bonding
June 18, 2009 - 12:00am
June 17, 2009
Lightning strikes tower at former Regional Treatment Center in Fergus Falls, sets building on fire
June 17, 2009 - 10:31am
April 23, 2009
Montevideo awards bid for $10.5M wastewater plant plan
April 23, 2009 - 12:00am
April 22, 2009
Travis Drahota, an employee with Midwest Borings in Santiago Township, operates an excavator while digging a trench Tuesday on 11th Street Southwest in Willmar. A two-foot force main will be buried under the street to carry industrial waste from the Jennie-O Turkey Store plant on Litchfield Avenue, directly across the street, to the wastewater treatment plant currently under construction on the west edge of city. The main will eventually connect to a pump station at the Jennie-O headquarters on Willmar A...
An integral piece of the puzzle
April 22, 2009 - 12:00am
April 8, 2009
Work continues Tuesday on the sewer line extension to the future wastewater treatment plant west of Willmar. The plant will replace the existing plant in Willmar, which uses failed treatment technology, The new plant is scheduled to be operational sometime in 2011. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Building an extension
April 8, 2009 - 12:00am
March 6, 2009
Bids for wastewater treatment plant in Montevideo below $17M estimate
March 6, 2009 - 12:00am
February 21, 2009
Montevideo approves Watson sewer connection
February 21, 2009 - 12:00am
February 6, 2009
Willmar Council OKs sewer rate hike to finance wastewater project
February 6, 2009 - 12:00am
February 4, 2009
Officials in Montevideo looking at wastewater connection
February 4, 2009 - 12:00am
January 14, 2009
Montevideo City Council calling for bids for treatment plant
January 14, 2009 - 12:00am
October 29, 2008
Willmar Mayor Les Heitke speaks during Tuesday's groundbreaking ceremony. Tribune photo by Bill Zimmer
City holds groundbreaking ceremony for new treatment plant
October 29, 2008 - 12:00am