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Grow Farmington efforts have made the corner of Highway 50 and Akin Road a focus of efforts to draw new development.

Development effort targets a new motel for Farmington


After going largely dormant over the winter, a local effort to drive business development is showing new signs of life for spring.

Grow Farmington, a partnership of city and school officials with local business owners, drew more than 50 people to a meeting March 6 to talk about efforts to promote Farmington as a destination for businesses and shoppers. It was the first large-scale meeting the group has held since August.

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Nathan Hansen
Nathan Hansen has been a reporter and editor with the Farmington Independent and the Rosemount Town Pages since 1997. He is very tall.
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