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September 23, 2009
Jason Lombard, an employee with S.R. Weidema, cuts the last piece of a concrete pipe Tuesday for Willmar's new interceptor sewer line. Sewer foreman Mark Schauer says the project is about a year ahead of schedule. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
Council agreement on Wastewater financing package will save taxpayers $670,000
September 23, 2009 - 12:00am
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 The new $80 million plant and conveyance system will replace the city's current plant, which is 70 years old and uses outdated equipment.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
May 13, 2009
City to receive second EPA grant for wastewater project
May 13, 2009 - 12:00am
City to receive second EPA grant for wastewater project
May 13, 2009 - 12:00am
May 2, 2009
Unknowns abound if city taps stimulus grant for its new $86M wastewater treatment plant project
May 2, 2009 - 12:00am
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
April 3, 2009
Les Lange, assistant lab tech and safety coordinator at Willmar's wastewater treatment plant, tests water Wednesday at the plant. Tribune photo by Gary Miller
City's brass contemplates phosphorus credit trades with Mankato
April 3, 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 17, 2009
Willmar receives state grant help for wastewater project
January 17, 2009 - 12:00am