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Downtown Willmar under a snow emergency

A snow emergency has been called for the central business district in downtown Willmar.

WILLMAR -- The Willmar Public Works department will be clearing the downtown central business district of the latest snowfall. To assist with this task a snow emergency has been declared starting at 10 p.m. Monday night and going until 6 a.m. Tuesday morning.

The area under the emergency is from 1st Street Southwest to 7th Street Southwest and Trott Avenue to the bypass. Any vehicles left on the streets during the emergency will be towed at the owner's expense. The city parking lots are open to those who normally park their vehicles on the street.

Anyone with questions can contact Willmar Public Works superintendent Gary Manzer at 320-235-3827 or 320-491-7366.