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Charting the Future of Local Foods

June 22nd, 2017

What is the potential for local foods in our region? What needs to happen in order to have local foods more readily available in our region? What are the next steps to increase the amount of local foods grown and distributed in our region?  These are a few of the questions asked in a recently […]

Open House for 2019 Lac qui Parle Bridge Project Set for June 28

June 20th, 2017

WILLMAR, Minn. – The first open house for the 2019 Lac qui Parle Bridge Project is set for Wednesday June 28 at the Milan City Hall (244 North 2nd Street in Milan, MN). The open house will run from 5:30-6:30 pm with a presentation starting promptly at 5:30 pm and will include a live polling […]

2016 Local Human Service Transit Coordination Draft Plan

May 24th, 2017

On April 20, the UMVRDC hosted a one-day workshop as part of the 2016 Local Human Service Transit Coordination Plan for the region. Currently, numerous individuals in our region have difficulty getting to medical appointments, the grocery store, church, visiting family and friends, or fully participating in other important activities due to lack of transportation. […]