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Proposed ordinance may target aesthetics in Farmington


Is your neighbor's house an eyesore? Well, there may be some help coming your way.

At a Feb. 25 workshop, the Farmington City Council asked city administrator David McKnight to start the process of writing a new ordinance to regulate the exterior condition of homes in the community. Assistant city planner Tony Wippler has been charged with developing the ordinance.

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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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