Monthly Archives: December 2015

Tuesday, December 29th – Saint Paul has declared a snow emergency

Visit or Call 651-266-PLOW (7569) for complete information.

On 12/29/15 beginning at 9:00 P.M., all NIGHT PLOW ROUTES will be plowed. This includes all arterial or main streets posted with signs that say “NIGHT PLOW ROUTE” and one side of all north-south residential streets posted with signs that say “NIGHT PLOW ROUTE-THIS SIDE OF STREET”.

On 12/30/15 beginning at 8:00 A.M. all DAY PLOW ROUTES will be plowed. This includes all non-posted east-west residential streets and the non-posted side of north-south residential streets.

Parking is banned until streets are plowed full width. Ticketing and towing will begin at 9:00 P.M. the day the snow emergency is declared and continues until parking restrictions are removed. For more information visit our website at

Please shovel your sidewalk to help those who have trouble getting around. If you are a corner property owner please shovel the walkways to the street. City ordinance requires you to keep your sidewalk free of snow and ice.

Recycle Those Identifiable Gift Boxes at the Western District Police Station


The Western District has partnered with the City of Saint Paul and Eureka “All In” to provide FREE cardboard recycling for the community to discard the cardboard containers from big box items. This is being done to help reduce burglaries where the criminals see those boxes left curbside for trash or recycling and know people have new electronics etc. in their homes.

WHEN: Friday, December 18th through Friday, January 8th
WHERE: Western District Police Office
389 Hamline Avenue N. (across from Target)
In West end of the visitor parking lot (faces Hardee’s parking lot)
TIME: 24 / 7

Holiday Crime Prevention Conference Call

Community Conference Call: Holiday Crime
Summit Hill & Highland Neighborhoods  

 Topic: Increased Burglary in the Summit Hill and Highland Neighborhoods of St. Paul

*Since November of this year, there have been a number of crime instances*

 Date: Thursday December 17, 2015 at 12:00 p.m. (noon)

Where: On the phone – Call 712-770-4010 and dial access code 282434#

*We will attempt to record the call to share with others who could not make the meeting time.


Welcome: Saint Paul Police Department (12:03 to 12:05)

Introductions: State your name along with neighborhood with address (if comfortable)

Current Neighborhood Crime Information

– Pam McCreary, Police Community Liaison & NNO Coordinator

  • What is the police department doing to respond to the increase in crime instances?
  • What can I do to prevent crime on my block and document my belongings?
  • Where can I take my cardboard boxes so my house isn’t targeted based on what is in my trash / recycling bins?
  • Holiday safety checklist resources

Questions and Answers: (12:20-12:30)

RSVP to with your full name and email address