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Willmar City Council

May 2, 2017
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Rice Park to get its splash pad
May 2, 2017 - 6:46am
April 29, 2017
Shelby Lindrud / TribuneThe Willmar City Offices, based on a facility study, is one of the city buildings in most need of upgrades.
Willmar council to meet Monday
April 29, 2017 - 7:19am
April 27, 2017
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Willmar considers updated city logo
April 27, 2017 - 8:16am
April 21, 2017
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Ike Holland, the incoming Willmar City Administrator, will arrive for his first day of work on April 25.
Willmar preparing for arrival of new administrator
April 21, 2017 - 7:02am
April 18, 2017
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The Willmar City Council approved a motion at Monday's meeting to direct staff to negotiate specific language regarding train traffic in the final master agreement for the railroad bypass project.
City of Willmar wants assurances on benefits of wye
April 18, 2017 - 6:03am
April 12, 2017
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Joel Braegelman talks about the city's hot water heating system Jan. 24 at the Willmar Municipal Utilities service center building.
Willmar City Council weighs future of district heat
April 12, 2017 - 10:45pm
April 2, 2017
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Paul Beck and Eric Rudningen of Oasis Aero Inc., the fixed-base operator at the Willmar Airport, prepare to use a ground power unit to assist starting an aircraft  March 16 at the airport. Pilots can ask to use a GPU at the airport when they want to run electronics without using a battery before their flights.
Planning for Willmar airport's future
April 2, 2017 - 10:26pm
March 21, 2017
Land sale for LTL terminal approved by Willmar council
March 21, 2017 - 7:08am
March 18, 2017
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Willmar council to consider industrial park land sale Monday
March 18, 2017 - 9:51am
March 12, 2017
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A plan presented March 6 to City Council members proposes that the entrance to the employee work area in the Willmar City Offices building, shown here, have a new security door installed. The new layout would require people to be buzzed in by someone inside, and a new service counter would provide a central location assisting visitors. The entrance from the street would remain open during business hours as normal.
Council hears proposal for improved security at Willmar City Offices
March 12, 2017 - 9:47pm
March 7, 2017
Willmar council hears details of $3.5M in street projects
March 7, 2017 - 9:05am
March 4, 2017
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Calvary Lutheran Church bought the old Bethesda Heritage building across the street at Third Street and Olena Avenue Southeast in Willmar. The church plans to raze the former nursing home to make way for additional parking initially, and a building committee will explore options for the rest of the space. This photo was created by taking a series of images.
Third Street vacation approved for Calvary Lutheran plans in Willmar
March 4, 2017 - 5:22am
February 27, 2017
Sisters Kiera, left, and Kyla Wiley enjoy the Rice Park wading pool in Willmar in 2010. The pool has been closed for several years.  Bids for a project to rehab Rice Park came in over budget in 2016, and the project was shelved. The Willmar City Council last week approved rebidding the project, which includes a new splash pad and three-season shelter. (Ron Adams / Tribune file photo)
Willmar council OKs rebidding Rice Park project, drafting plans for Miller Park tennis courts
February 27, 2017 - 5:23am
February 21, 2017
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Ike Holland, Willmar City Administrator, shakes hands with council members after he presents his topic Thursday at Willmar City Offices. Each city admin candidate was asked to do a 10 minute presentation about a city topic.
Holland is the new Willmar City Administrator
February 21, 2017 - 9:40pm
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While the contract hasn't been formally approved yet, Isaac Holland has verbally accepted the position of Willmar City Administrator.
Willmar City Council to vote on city administrator contract tonight
February 21, 2017 - 1:33pm