The new police training facility, located at 600 Lafayette Road, will begin being constructed this fall. The East Side Arts Council is working to create public art that will be integrated into the site based off community input.
(courtesy of the city of St. Paul and the Port Authority)
Work on new police training building to begin this fall in Railroad Island
On a warm summer evening on June 23, East Siders gathered at the Arlington Hills Recreation Center for “Safe Summer Nights,” a barbeque and community gathering organized by community leaders and the St. Paul Police Department (left).
Margaret Street, at the intersection of East Seventh Street, has been changed to a one-way street. The “Edible Streetscape” project will be planting in the large, round planters seen in the newly drawn “bump outs.”
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