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Bonngard's Meats owner Greg Bonngard said while business has slowed since nearby road construction began, he has taken advantage of the county and city's efforts to promote his shop. (Bulletin photo by Emily Buss)

Amid roadwork, Cottage Grove business is down but not out

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Business at the Shoppes at Almar Village is slow for the time being, but shop owners say they are not to be counted out.

With major road construction closing 70th Street west of Keats Avenue (County Road 19) and causing inconvenient detours, getting area consumers to the strip mall has been tough, business owners said.


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Emily Buss
Emily Buss joined the South Washington County Bulletin in February 2013. She covers local government in Cottage Grove, St. Paul Park and Newport, along with other general assignment reporting. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communications from Minnesota State University, Mankato.
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