Palace Recreation Center Renovation Survey
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.
Two Developer Proposals Received for the Seven Corners Gateway Site
September 2, 2014 - SAINT PAUL – SAINT PAUL – The City of Saint Paul’s Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) has received two responses to a Request for Proposals (RFP) issued in July for the Seven Corners Gateway site located in downtown adjacent to the Xcel Energy Center. More...
Federation Board Members Respond to Recent Headlines About West 7th St Neighborhood
Posted May 27, 2014 by the Pioneer Press
Like many residents of St. Paul, those of us who live in the West Seventh neighborhood were shocked and frightened by the recent headlines about drug violence.
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 Project
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.
News and Events
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...
Fall Neighborhood Clean-up
Saturday September 27, 2014
8 a.m to 1 p.m.
Shepard Rd. (between Davern St. and Alton St., enter from east)
The Fort Road Federation partners with the City of Saint Paul and neighboring district councils to organize annual community cleanup events for residents to properly dispose of large refuse items, recycle materials not collected in the curbside program and share usable goods with others. More...
October 13, 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 email@example.com
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