The staff on the project proposed a mini-roundabout at the intersection of Southview Boulevard and 12th Avenue to improve vehicle and pedestrian safety. However, the mini-roundabout was rejected by the city council, which instead approved a “through-stop,” otherwise called a two-way stop, at the busy intersection. (submitted graphic)
At the June 20 meeting, the South St. Paul City Council went against staff recommendation and adopted a resolution for a two-way stop at Southview Boulevard and 12th Avenue.
Last week, South St. Paul police sought help in identifying a possible suspect and his female companion shortly after a shooting on Grand Avenue West. Less then 24 hours later, a media statement said the department was no longer looking for information on the individuals. (submitted photos)
At approximately 3:47 p.m. June 22, South St. Paul police officers responded to the 200 block of Grand Avenue West, South St. Paul on a report of hearing gunshots.
Podgorski seeking DFL endorsement
South St. Paul City Council member Todd Podgorski announced he intends to run for the open state Senate District 52 seat.
“This is a position I’ve been interested in for some time now, and I want to work for justice for all,” Podgorski, also a Ramsey County Sheriff’s deputy, said in a statement.
South St. Paul’s WWII Last Man’s Club is down to three
Running his finger down the list, Ken Lawrence reminisces about the names he reads.
As chaplain of South St. Paul VFW Post 295’s World War II Last Man’s Club, Lawrence has read over the names on that list countless times.
“You look down the roster, and it brings back memories of most everyone. That’s where we live, in our memories now, anyhow,” Lawrence says.