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Farmington study targets energy savings


Saving money in three of Farmington’s city buildings can be as easy as turning off a light, according to a recent study on energy use.

The city of Farmington recently worked with the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency’s Retired Engineers Technical Assistance Program to conduct a study of energy use and options at the Rambling River Center, Schmitz-Maki Arena and Farmington Fire Station 1.

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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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