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Farmington selectmen approve roof repairs(0)

July 23, 2014

FARMINGTON – The Board of Selectmen spent the bulk of Tuesday evening’s meeting discussing repairs to the roofs of various buildings around town, following a particularly difficult winter. The most significant project involves the control building at the sewer treatment plant, which was built in 1972. The flat roof of the building, which consists of […]

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Farmington’s Summer Fest Saturday features family fun from start to finish

FARMINGTON – This year’s annual Summer Fest on Saturday is jammed-packed with activities, music, art, and good deals for the whole family. Organizers say they put a particular focus on locally produced products and a wide array of children’s activities. The festival starts at 10 a.m. and continues on through to an evening concert at the […]

Alabama church group helping out around town

FARMINGTON – The town’s Recreation Department got a helping hand from an Alabama church group this week, as part of their annual trip north. The Alabama group is associated with the Farmington Baptist Church, spending Saturday through Friday in the community. They contacted the local Recreation Department, seeking projects, and had already scraped and painted […]

County to get auditor’s opinion on BOC’s additional payment request

FARMINGTON – County commissioners continued their discussion of the Board of Corrections’ request to increase Franklin County’s Operation Support Fund allotment by $100,000 in this fiscal year. While the county has operated under its $1.6 million corrections funding cap, with about $1 million to operate the Detention Center and the balance sent to the state […]

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