The Northwood Park playground is already being removed to make way for a new play structure.
The removal of the playground structure at Northwood Park, located at the corner of First Street North and Northwood Drive in North St. Paul, began Aug. 1. The playground is being removed to make room for a new structure.
Recent County Board direction to begin planning to replace two existing Washington County libraries and make an upgrade to a third reflects the ongoing value of libraries to communities and county residents.
The Washington County Board of Commissioners approved a contract with SRF Consulting Group, Inc., July 12 for final design and right-of-way services for a road improvement project on County State Aid Highway 13 between Lake Elmo and Oakdale.
After heavy rains and flooding impacted communities in parts of the state, the Minnesota Department of Health is urging Minnesotans to test their private drinking water wells if the wells may have been impacted by flood waters.