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Posted on: January 19, 2023

Crews Prep for Sanitary Pump Station Work

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Kamminga and Roodvoets Excavating (K&R) will be staging construction equipment near the Kingsbury Sanitary Pump Station over the next few days. This station is located east of the Kingsbury and Gage neighborhood and north of Center Drive.  


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Posted on: December 15, 2022

The Rapid Adds New Bus Service in Walker

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The Rapid is adding a new Route 33 bus in the City of Walker to address commuter needs and business and employment growth. The new Route 33 will serve the Walker Industrial area along Northridge Drive and Three Mile Road beginning January 2, 2023.


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Posted on: December 8, 2022

Axis Automation Expands, Creating 50 New Positions

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Dozens of high-tech jobs are coming to Walker as automation solutions provider Axis Automation announced plans to expand its facility in the Northridge Industrial District.

According to The Right Place, Inc., in collaboration with the Mic...

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Posted on: November 21, 2022

New Passport Hours

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Planning to head somewhere warm this winter? The U.S Department of State has updated federal guidelines when it comes to the Clerks' Offices issuing passports. The City of Walker’s passport acceptance hours will now be between Mondays – Thursdays...

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