Author Archives: Highland District Council

Nominate a person from Highland Park that makes a difference

The Neighborhood Honor Roll is a citywide award to honor people who improve the quality of life in Saint Paul.  Recipients can be either an individual or group who you feel has made a difference.  The Neighborhood Honor Roll Awards Night has become an annual tradition to recognize those neighbors who go above and beyond to help make our neighborhoods a better place in which to live and work. 

Deadline for nominations is Friday, December 1, 2017

Nomination Form

Citywide Cleanup – Highland Park Site, Saturday, September 30th, 8:00 – 1:00

Location:  Shepard Road.  Enter at Alton Avenue.  See map below.

Properly dispose of items such as furniture and construction materials and recycle items like mattresses,appliances, electronics and scrap metal. Residents may also donate household items in good conditions for reuse.

All Saint Paul residents are welcome. Fees apply for most items.
Citywide Clean Up Information

Neighborhood Clean Up Map

 

Ford Site Zoning Study and Public Realm Master Plan – Public Hearing

Wednesday, September 20, 2017
5:30 p.m.
City Council Chambers, 3rd floor
15 West Kellogg Boulevard, Saint Paul 55102

The proposed Plan, zoning amendments, and an opportunity to submit formal public comments can be found at – https://www.stpaul.gov/ford.
The public comment period is open between now and September 20, 2017 at 9:00 a.m. Formal public comments may be provided in one of three ways. All of the methods outlined below hold the same legal weight.
1. Spoken testimony at the September 20th City Council Public Hearing; OR
2. Online comment form at https://www.stpaul.gov/FordComments ; OR
3. Mail comments to: Saint Paul City Council; 15 Kellogg Blvd. West, 310 City Hall; Saint Paul, MN 55102
Please include your full name and mailing address for comments to be included in the official public record.

Questions may be directed to:

Melanie McMahon, Ward 3 Legislative Aide at 651-266-8630, melanie.mcmahon@ci.stpaul.mn.us
or
Merritt Clapp-Smith, Principal Planner at 651-266-6547, merritt.clapp-smith@ci.stpaul.mn.us

Highland Park Transportation Session – Wednesday, September 13th

East Metro Strong is hosting a facilitated discussion regarding transportation and pedestrian safety in Highland Park. You’re invited to join Councilmember Chris Tolbert and your neighbors to discuss comprehensive ways to improve pedestrian safety and traffic movement throughout our neighborhood.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017
6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Highland Park Community Center Auditorium, 1978 Ford Parkway

For more info on East Metro Strong go to: http://www.eastmetrostrong.com/