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Farmington EDA puts strategic plan in place


Farmington city planner Lee Smick is optimistic about bringing new business to the community in the near future.

"Farmington is open for business," she said. "We're going to go out and market Farmington. If that's by one-on-ones with businesses or cold calling, going to seminars, coffee breaks, or whatever, we're going to have a team out there promoting Farmington."

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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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