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Willmar City Council

October 18, 2017
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The Willmar Charter Commission is hoping to amend the city charter to update the recall procedure. If amended, the city attorney would rule on the validity of the recall petition before any signatures are collected.
Willmar Charter Commission looking to amend recall provisions
October 18, 2017 - 7:16am
October 17, 2017
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The Willmar City Council tabled a request Monday for a redevelopment tax increment finance district being considered for the 600 block of First Street South.  There is currently no plan for redevelopment on the east side of the district, but a retail/restaurant/office space is proposed for the west side, at far right.
First Street TIF district tabled by Willmar council
October 17, 2017 - 6:15am
October 9, 2017
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Willmar Downtown Development will cease current operations this month. Delayed completion of the Historic 313 development project in downtown Willmar, shown here, and disagreements with its partner about managing the building project ultimately led the Willmar Downtown Development board to shift its focus solely to establishing a Food Hub and continuing the Becker Market.
Willmar Downtown Development shifts focus solely to Food Hub, Becker Market
October 9, 2017 - 6:07am
October 7, 2017
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The city of Willmar will replace around 76 of these ballistic blocks in the indoor gun range at the Willmar City Auditorium. Decontamination cleaning will also be taking place, to keep the lead levels within mandated standards.
Willmar gun range to get new ballistic blocks, deep cleaning
October 7, 2017 - 5:48am
October 5, 2017
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Willmar council makes small changes to meeting structure
October 5, 2017 - 10:47am
October 3, 2017
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Kevin Madsen prepares the ice for the Glacial Ridge Curling Club in this March 10 file photo at the Civic Center.
Willmar approves replacement of Civic Center refrigeration system
October 3, 2017 - 5:48am
September 30, 2017
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Willmar City Council to meet Monday
September 30, 2017 - 12:40pm
September 29, 2017
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Willmar decides against additional insurance for city sewer backups
September 29, 2017 - 6:31am
September 24, 2017
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The Willmar City Council has approved completing the master plan for the Willmar Civic Center facility master plan. The council also approved seal coating the center parking lot.
Civic Center master plan to be completed
September 24, 2017 - 9:54pm
September 21, 2017
Willmar to consider new TIF district on 1st Street
September 21, 2017 - 12:00am
September 20, 2017
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The Willmar City Council has formed an ad hoc advisory group to help gather information regarding the possible affiliation between CentraCare Health, Rice Memorial Hospital and Affiliated Community Medical Centers.
Willmar City Council forms committee to review CentraCare talks
September 20, 2017 - 7:02am
File photo / TribuneThe Willmar City Council has reopened the Willmar City Auditorium gun range, but only for previously scheduled classes. The coucnil will still need to act on repairing the back wall and completing the annual deep cleaning of the range.
Class back in session at gun range in Willmar
September 20, 2017 - 6:30am
September 19, 2017
Willmar tax levy increases 3 percent, for now
September 19, 2017 - 6:45am
September 16, 2017
Shelby Lindrud / TribuneThe Willmar City Offices, based on a facility study, is one of the city buildings in most need of upgrades.
Preliminary levy consideration on Willmar City Council agenda Monday
September 16, 2017 - 11:15am
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Two new patios, complete with picnic tables and additional seating, will be constructed at the Robbins Island playground in the next few weeks. One will be located in the green space just to the left of the playground entrance, while the second will be in the section of grass right across from the playground.
New picnic area coming soon to Robbins Island in Willmar
September 16, 2017 - 7:21am