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Dakota County's greenway trail network takes shape


Someday, Farmington families could well hop on bicycles and ride a paved trail all the way to the Minnesota Zoo.

Dakota County's proposed North Creek Greenway could one day provide an extensive trail system from the Minnesota Zoo in Apple Valley all the way south to Rambling River Park, then over to a planned Dakota County regional park in Empire.

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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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