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Editorial: Development will be a big job


The city of Farmington is in a difficult spot when it comes to its budget. It finds itself with a $370,000 hole to fill next year, and not a lot of easy ways to fill it.

The city took one step toward making needed cuts this week when it eliminated the position of economic development specialist. It's a move some council members had suggested in the past, but it puts the city in a difficult position.

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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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