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February 14, 2019
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An unnamed logistics company has decided not to purchase 14 acres of land between Trott Avenue and Willmar Avenue off County Road 5 in the Willmar Industrial Park. The company had been planning to build a 100,000-square-foot package sorting and distribution center.
Logistics company cancels development in Willmar Industrial Park
February 14, 2019 - 9:58pm
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A major development in the Willmar Industrial Park has been put on hold. The end user, an unnamed logistics company, has decided not to make the purchase of the land.
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