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Residents will get trees back


They might not be the big, shady trees that were once in place in the Walnut Street neighborhood, but later this summer, the trees that were pulled down for the road's reconstruction will be replaced.

The Farmington City Council has authorized the replacement of trees not only along Walnut Street - which falls in line with the city's tree replacement policy - but also along the side streets in the reconstruction route.

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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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