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Snow emergency called for Willmar's central business district

WILLMAR -- Vehicles normally parked on the streets in Willmar's Central Business District from 1st Street to 7th Street Southwest and from Trott Avenue to the bypass must be removed by 10 p.m. tonight, as a snow emergency has been called by the W...

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Snow emergency in effect from 10 p.m. Monday to 6 a.m. Tuesday in the Willmar Central Business District.

WILLMAR -- Vehicles normally parked on the streets in Willmar's Central Business District from 1st Street to 7th Street Southwest and from Trott Avenue to the bypass must be removed by 10 p.m. tonight, as a snow emergency has been called by the Willmar Public Works Department. Streets need to be cleared so snow can be removed.

Any vehicles left on the street will be towed at the owner’s expense.

The city parking lots in downtown Willmar can be used for overnight parking during the snow emergency.

The emergency will expire at 6 a.m. Tuesday.

Shelby Lindrud is a reporter with the West Central Tribune of Willmar. Her focus areas are arts and entertainment, agriculture, features writing and the Kandiyohi County Board.

She can be reached via email slindrud@wctrib.com or direct 320-214-4373.


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