Palace Recreation Center Renovation and Expansion
The City of Saint Paul is offering District 9 residents the chance to participate through an online survey. The survey is available at the following site: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/PalaceRec
Click here for more information on the Palace Rec Center Renovation.
Design Advisory Committee
The design advisory committee is working with city officials to help guide the project. Click here for minutes from their most recent meeting, including design drawing the were used for the Open House on October 28, 2014.
St. Paul selects developer for lot across from the X
Posted October 17, 2014 - Pioneer Press
St. Paul has chosen a familiar developer to build a hotel and "high-end market-rate apartment" and retail complex across from Xcel Energy Center in the city's downtown. More...
Saint Paul Police Department Offers Crime Free Rental Housing Program
The Minnesota Crime Free Rental Housing Program is designed as a partnership between law enforcement, and rental property owners, managers and tenants to keep drugs and illegal activity out of rental property. The program uses a unique three part approach to maintain crime prevention goals, including property owner/manager training, offered in June and October. For more information or to register, go to stpaul.gov/index.aspx?nid=2265
East Metro Gas Pipeline Project
Xcel Energy is replacing gas transmission lines in Saint Paul and will impact the West 7th Street neighborhood in 2014. The work involves removal of existing pipeline and placing the new main in the same trench. Impacted areas of West 7th include the lines from Pleasant Ave and St Albans St intersection to Michigan St and Webster Ave, Michigan St from Webster Ave to Duke St, Duke St from Michigan to James Ave and James from Duke to Island Station. Work is done in phases, begining in May, through October 2014. For more information, visit xcelenergy.com.
Schmidt Brewery Revonation
After two decades of seeking a suitable new use for St. Paul's vacant Schmidt Brewery, the Federation, city officials a Plymouth-based
developer purchased the complex's iconic structures with plans to convert them into 247 rental lofts for artists. The Federation is actively marketing the historic Rathskeller and keg house to potential developers for rehabilitation and use. More...
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Riverview Corridor Transit Study
The Riverview Corridor study focuses on identifying opportunities to
improve mobility and enhance development between downtown St. Paul to MSP International Airport and the Mall of America. Help shape the corridor vision by providing input on transit needs. Click here for more information.
November 10, 2014, 7p.m.
Fort Road Federation Office
974 West 7th Street
The Fort Road Federation's Board of Directors meets the 2nd Monday of each month to discuss issues and events that impact the community. Meetings are open to the public. For more information, call 651-298-5599 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Updates on the "All In" Recycling Program
Since the launch of the new All In recycling program this past April, Saint Paul residents have enthusiastically embraced the new features of the program. More...
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