West Central Minnesota’s Business Hub

Open for Business

Kandiyohi County is the heart of West Central Minnesota’s business hub. Our thriving economy draws commerce and workforce from all six surrounding counties, creating a vibrant and growing business community. The Kandiyohi County and City of Willmar Economic Development Commission’s mission is to be a catalyst for economic growth, and we are “open for business!”

Latest News

New city hall a question of priority; 4 possible sites being considered

WILLMAR — The Willmar City Council continued to discuss a new city hall during the work session on Monday, though ...
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Council supports new workforce housing project in Willmar

WILLMAR—A resolution of support from the Willmar City Council will be added to the tax credit application being submitted to ...
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No fisherman’s tale: Highway 23 bond funding approved

WILLMAR — Anglers are often accused of stretching the truth, but these guys proved to be straight shooters: When Gov ...
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MnDOT awards three additional Corridors of Commerce projects

Funding for the latest round of transportation projects included in public works bill signed into law by Governor Mark Dayton ...
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