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Council demands cut to management staff


The message from the Farmington City Council to city administrator Peter Herlofsky is perfectly clear -- one of the city's management staff has to go.

After another two-hour budget workshop Monday, council members agreed to most of the recommended budget adjustments brought to them, with the exception of one. They agreed to a projection of $340,000 in building permit revenues for 2011. They agreed to an estimated $200,000 in contingency interest revenue.

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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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