Willmar, Minn., Utilities Commission receives presentation on water plant project
Published 01/24/2012, West Central Tribune
WILLMAR — A nearly $7 million project spread over four to six years is being proposed to improve the quality of water delivered by Willmar Municipal Utilities to its customers. The three-phase project would preserve the viability of the water system infrastructure and replace the core treatment process with biological filtration. The new filtration process would be designed to not only remove iron and manganese — which had been a problem in Willmar’s water two decades ago — but also remove naturally occurring ammonia (nitrogen) and total organic carbon.Word count: 662
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