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Bob’s Trailer Court is located at 1915 Marion Road SE in Rochester. Randy Petersen / Post Bulletin Rochester resident Jeannie McCormick disagrees with the city when it comes to defining where she lives. “They consider people living in an RV as ‘vehicular homeless,’ the city of Rochester does,” she said. “I consider it being my forever home because it’s paid for.” McCormick became a tenant at Bob’s Trailer Court in early 2020 after buying an RV that had been sitting empty on the property at 1915 Marion Road SE. “When I went to look at it to buy it, I asked ‘Will I be able to live in it here because I have nowhere else to put it’ and (the property manager) said for a couple months at least,” she said. A year later, she received notification from the city that long-term RV living violates city ordinances. June and September notices followed the April letter, but McCormick said she didn’t take it seriously until she was told the city might remove her RV. McCormick contacted Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services and the city’s plan was blocked, but it did not eliminate the possibility she’d be forced to move. “I don’t believe they are done trying to make us leave,” she said. She’s right. While city officials note the initial action raised concerns, staff also said there are safety concerns connected to living in a RV or camper trailer, especially after a recent camper fire at the park. “An RV […]