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Farmington, Rosemount boys' swimming face off in first dual meet of season
Tiger boys' basketball comes back against Chanhassen, falls just short
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Farmington auto repair shop doubles as art gallery
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September 12, 2018
Farmington tax levy slated to increase 2.87 percent
Farmington City Administrator David McKnight provided an update to Farmington City Council on the 2019 proposed general fund budget and preliminary...
September 12, 2018 - 4:00pm
April 19, 2017
Bernhjelm appointed to vacant City Council seat
Katie Bernhjelm was appointed and sworn in as a member of the Farmington city council at Monday night's meeting. Bernhjelm, a manager of marketing...
April 19, 2017 - 10:29am
March 10, 2017
Pitcher resigns from Farmington City Council
City Council member Tim Pitcher submitted his resignation March 9, citing a new job opportunity that will move him out of Farmington.
March 10, 2017 - 1:46pm
March 9, 2017
Two park plans approved, waiting for funding
Concepts for Prairie Pines and Marigold parks are finished and have the City Council's blessing. All they need now is funding. The parks, which...
March 9, 2017 - 8:00am
January 4, 2017
Robyn Craig sworn in as new Farmington City Council member
Since winning the election in November, Robyn Craig has been getting ready to take her seat as the newest, and only female, member of the Farmington...
January 4, 2017 - 1:30pm
December 22, 2016
City Council says farewell to Douglas Bonar
True to form, Douglas Bonar closed out his first and final term as a city councilmember Monday night with a pithy pun. "I think it is better to push the envelope than to stamp or sign it, because then it is stationary," he said, in response to comments by the council about his habit...
December 22, 2016 - 3:26pm
December 21, 2016
Year end report shows staff following Farmington council's priorities
As an end of the year review, City Administrator David McKnight gave a report Monday showing how the staff in 2016 had followed the council's top four priorities: financial, development, partnerships and service delivery. Financially, the council wanted to make Farmington a city of...
December 21, 2016 - 5:30am
December 7, 2016
Property taxes likely will increase by 3.99 percent in 2017
The Farmington City Council was prepared to approve a 3.99 percent tax levy increase for 2017 at their meeting Monday, but decided to wait until Councilman Terry Donnelly could be present Dec. 19. "This is one of the single most important things we do as council," member Jason Bartholomay...
December 7, 2016 - 5:30am
November 8, 2016
Bond sales save city $1.9 million in future interest payments
Farmington continues to pay down its debt, and the day before the general election seemed to be a great day for refinancing bonds. The city refinanced...
November 8, 2016 - 3:52pm
November 7, 2016
Farmington Election Preview: Get out to vote Nov. 8
Voters in the city of Farmington will have the chance to vote for city and school candidates, as well as representatives to the Minnesota House...
November 7, 2016 - 5:30am
October 19, 2016
City of Farmington tax increase may be reduced to 3.99 percent
The 2017 tax levy for the city of Farmington may not be as high as expected. City staff and the Farmington City Council held a work session Oct. 10 with a goal of reducing the proposed levy to 3.99 percent. In September, the city council approved a preliminary tax levy increase of...
October 19, 2016 - 5:30am
October 16, 2016
Taxes, economic growth top priorities among most city council candidates
The mayor and three council candidates at a candidate forum on Wednesday, Oct. 12, were all on the same page, more or less, regarding the top issues facing Farmington: taxes, debt and economic development. And then there was newcomer Brett Wilson, 21, who had an agenda all his own....
October 16, 2016 - 5:30am
October 14, 2016
Independent Town Pages Election Guide: Farmington City Council and School Board
With the election fast approaching and many voters already headed to the polls through Minnesota's robust early voting system, the time has come...
October 14, 2016 - 10:12am
Mayor hints at more development coming to Vermillion River Crossings
Mayor Todd Larson hinted Wednesday that Hy-Vee may not be the only customer interested in purchasing property in the Vermillion River Crossings development on Highway 50 east of Denmark Avenue. "There are other interests we can't talk about right now," he said. "Hopefully the Vermillion...
October 14, 2016 - 5:14am
August 17, 2016
Two challenge incumbents for city council seats
Four have filed for candidacy for the two open city council seats, and the mayor remains unopposed. The deadline for filing ended Tuesday. Newcomers Brett Wilson, 21, and Robyn Craig, 58, will be challenging incumbents Douglas Bonar and Terry Donnelly for the four-year terms. Mayor...
August 17, 2016 - 11:21am