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Effort aims to make Dakota County cities senior-friendly


The Dakota County Communities for a Lifetime Initiative aims to make communities a good place to grow up and grow older. As part of the initiative the department of health is asking cities to establish groups that work to ensure that goal.

On Tuesday, Jess Luce, a Communities for a Lifetime Initiative supervisor, explained the program to the Rosemount City Council and encouraged them to form a group.

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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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