The newest addition to the West St. Paul parks system, Harmon Park, held its open house on Sept. 24. (Linda E. Andersen/Review)
Remodeling retains reminders of the past
Despite slightly overcast weather and occasional drizzles, hundreds of West St. Paul residents made their way to the Harmon Park on Thursday, Sept. 24, to celebrate the grand opening of the city’s most recently renovated recreational space.
Located in a neighborhood in the city’s north end, Harmon Park is also considered the city’s oldest park, dating back to 1925.
In a move to re-establish a sense of safety and security for the community — specifically the neighbors living near Supportive Living Solutions’ Bidwell Street properties — the City Council unanimously decided to convert SLS’s rental license to a
West St. Paul city manager Matt Fulton presents the need for additional state funding for the Robert Street (State Trunk Highway 952a) project to members of the House Capital Investment Committee on Aug. 27. (submitted photo)
Renovation costs mounting in West St. Paul
On Thursday, Aug. 27, members of the Minnesota Legislature paid a visit to the West St. Paul Armory to hear out requests for state funding to support both the Robert Street project and upgrades to the Armory.
The stop is one of many along the committee’s statewide Minnesota House Bonding Tour.
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Community members gather in West St. Paul for a memorial service dedicating a portion of the road in Officer Scott Patrick’s honor. (Erin Hinrichs/Review
Commemorating fallen Mendota Heights Police Officer Scott Patrick on the one-year anniversary of his death, friends, family, law enforcement, elected officials and community members gathered at 1010 Dodd Road in West St. Paul Thursday afternoon to unveil a new memorial sign.
The West St. Paul Police Department is hosting a program called LEO the Lion, which is a school supply drive, collecting a long list of items including notebooks, writing and coloring utensils, erasers, scissors, glue, Ziplock bags, hand sanitizer, disinfectant wipes, facial tissue boxes, headphones and earbuds and more to fill backpacks for students who could use some extra help in attaining these items.