Local Option Sales Tax

Local Options Sales Tax


The voter-approved Local Option Sales Tax will raise an estimated $30 million over 13 years for multiple community projects. These projects include a new Recreation and Events Center, a new Community Center, additional Athletic Fields, upgrades to Robbins Island and Swansson Field, and Stormwater Improvements.
Subcommittees and Board

Invest in Willmar Flow Org Chart rev. 2-21-20
There are six Subcommittees representing each project with a steering committee, the Invest in Willmar Board, which reviews recommendations from each Sub-committee. In addition, the recommendations for each project are sent to the Parks & Recreation Board for approval, and to the City Council for final approval. 

Subcommittee Members

Each subcommittee is led by a variety of citizens with interest in each project and one City Council representative. VIEW THE SUBCOMMITTEE MEMBERS.