When city naturalists expressed the need for North St. Paul Parks and Recreation to conduct a survey of the Southwood Nature Preserve, where invasive plants are continuing to gain ground, Mayor Mike Kuehn was a bit surprised to discover this hadn't already been done.
The Roseville Police Department will host a coyote clinic for city residents on Thursday, Feb. 19, at Roseville City Hall in the council chambers from 6-7:30 p.m. City Hall is located at 2660 Civic Center Drive.
A New Brighton man convicted of fourth-degree criminal sexual conduct in November for fondling a female victim at his St. Anthony massage parlor in July 2014 has been accused of a similar crime dating back to 2012.
Since Mendota Heights police officer Scott Patrick was killed near the intersection of Dodd Road and Smith Avenue in West St. Paul July 30, a memorial of flowers, signs and candles has been maintained near where he was fatally shot. A recent addition — a sign marking Patrick's birthday Jan. 26 — is pictured somewhat covered in snow Feb. 4.
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The billboard atop the East Side's police station has been a source of complaints and discussion for years. The blank billboard will either get fixed up with a new sign or taken down, it's up to the St. Paul Mayor. (Patrick Larkin/Review)
Bostrom leads charge to put up new sign; mayor says not so fastWard 6 City Council member Dan Bostrom, it seems, would really like to make use of the blank, scrappy-looking billboard above the St. Paul Police Department's Eastern District Headquarters. So much so that he introduced an item to the St. Paul City Council unannounced, calling for a resolution that the billboard be named a community asset.
This map shows the area in Lake Elmo where the Old Village Street and Utility Improvements Project will occur. Phase I of the project is scheduled to begin this summer. (Submitted graphic)
City council to vote on first phase of downtown improvement Whether or not to approve phase I of the downtown street and utility project will be decided a special city council meeting set for 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 5 at Lake Elmo City Hall. City administrator Dean Zuleger said the council would need to vote to "approve municipal consent" in order to move forward with preliminary design plans and on to the final design phase. Municipal consent is required under Minnesota state law, because the project is a joint effort with Washington County.