Store Profits Benefit City

Store Profits Benefit the City Farmington Liquors cover the operating and maintenance costs of two stores. Liquor store profits have also been used to benefit different city operations including park and recreation facilities, the Farmington Veterans Memorial, and maintenance since 2005.

Profits are sometimes used to purchase playground equipment like this one installed at Rambling River Park.

The table below illustrates the funds transferred to different budgets over the years.

Click on the the titles below to learn more about how profits improve the city.

City Facilities

  • Fire Department
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Parks and Trails
  • Rambling River Center
  • Schmitz-Maki Arena
  • Veterans Memorial

Non-profits

  • 360 Communities - Farmington Food Shelf
  • Last Hope - Animal Supply Drive
  • Salvation Army - Coat Drive
  • Yellow Ribbon Network

State of Minnesota Office of the State Auditor - Analysis Municipal Liquor Store Operations Report below provides comparative data on municipal liquor operations owned and operated by Minnesota cities.