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Farmington police chief Brian Lindquist uses the police department's fitness room on a regular basis.

FPD's fitness room is put to good use


The city of Farmington's proposed 2014 budget has $10,000 earmarked for exercise equipment at the police department. Is it worth it? Police chief Brian Lindquist says, "Absolutely."

The Farmington Police Department has its own fitness room. It has a separate entrance, accessible only to city employees who have a key. It has another entrance into the police department, which is not accessible to anyone but FPD staff.

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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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