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Dakota County will expand regional trail through Rosemount this year

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Currently, the Mississippi River Regional Trail stops at the Rosemount border in Inver Grove Heights, but it's about to get longer. Assuming spring does come to Minnesota, Dakota County will construct four-miles of trail through Rosemount this year.


Dakota County senior planner John Mertens said the trail will run parallel to Minnesota Highway 55 on Flint Hills Resources property, past the Pine Bend Cemetery and east to the Spring Lake Park Reserve archery range parking lot.

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Emily Zimmer
Emily Zimmer has worked as a staff writer for the Rosemount Town Pages since 2007. She has a degree in journalism from Minnesota State University, Mankato. Outside of work, Emily enjoys running, reading and gardening. You can follow Emily's gardening adventures at the Areavoices blog East of Weedin'
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