Small businesses reflect on 2020 and look toward the future in downtown Farmington

As we near the end of the tumultuous year that is 2020, a place like downtown Farmington has seen its share of challenges, yes, but it has also experienced plenty to celebrate.

New businesses have opened despite the pandemic. Transformative projects that will usher downtown into the next decade have taken root. Creativity abounds. The list goes on and on.

With the year coming to a close, we thought it would be a good time to survey some downtown businesses and take their temperature, to see what they’ve thought about the past year and what they hope for the next.

We asked two simple questions: Looking back on the challenges of 2020, what’s something inspiring you’ve discovered about the relationship between your business and the community? What are your hopes and plans for 2021?

These are their answers.
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