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Economic development: City of Farmington makes plans to draw in business


Bringing new business into the community is often easier said than done, but a renewed commitment by the city of Farmington may make that process a little easier.

Later this month, the Farmington Economic Development Authority is expected to review a new Business Attraction Plan that lays out steps to bringing new business into the community. The plan is set to go into motion by July 1, hopefully resulting in the attraction of new businesses to community.

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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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