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City of Farmington makes plans for the future


The Farmington City Council is considering a $125,000 addition to the 2014 tax levy, which, under a new plan, could lead to the city's future financial stability.

The one-time new levy is being considered as a mechanism for long-term, capital improvement projects, including equipment and vehicle purchases, as well as street reconstruction and renovation projects as far out as 2047.

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Michelle Leonard
Michelle Leonard started covering the Farmington community in June, 1994. Michelle earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Mass Communications: News-Editorial from Mankato State University in 1991. She is an active member of the Farmington American Legion Auxiliary Unit 189, and acts as the volunteer coordinator for the Minnesota Newspaper Museum which is open annually during the Minnesota State Fair. She has earned Minnesota Newspaper Association awards in Investigative Reporting, Local News Coverage, Feature Photography and Column Writing. 
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