Highland Bridge Development by Ryan Companies

Ford Site

The purchase of the Ford Site by Ryan Companies kicks off the development of the 21st Century Community envisioned by the City of Saint Paul.  This 135 acre site along the Mississippi River will  be a livable mixed-use addition to Highland Park that will support walking, biking and transit, and provide services, jobs and activities.  Development will include clean technologies and high quality design for energy, buildings and infrastructure.

Background information on the site and development can be found here.

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Construction Updates Around the Highland Bridge Site

Explore the Highland Bridge Site


Parks at Highland Bridge

Ford Site Zoning and Master Plan Amendments: Open Space Lot Specific Standards

City Council Public Hearing TBD

Planning Commission Recommendation to City Council August 20, 2021

The Saint Paul Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on proposed amendments to Open Space Lot Specific Standards in the Ford Site Zoning and Public Realm Master Plan (Ford MP) and accompanying zoning text amendment on Friday, July 23, 2021 at 8:30am. The staff report and additional materials can be viewed on the City’s Planning Commission website: www.stpaul.gov/planning-commission

Written comments must be submitted by 5 pm on July 26, 2021 by emailing menaka.mohan@ci.stpaul.mn.us or mailing comments to: Saint Paul Planning Commission, 25 West Fourth Street, Suite 1400, Saint Paul, MN 55102

More info about the meeting here

Review proposed amendment (PDF)

Stakeholder Update June 29, 2021

Highland Bridge Housing Update June 23, 2021

Planning Commission’s Presentation from June 11 (PDF)

Emma Norton Project

Nellie Francis Project

Medical Services Project


Meetings and Presentations

December 2020 Update from Ryan Companies on Highland Bridge

Ryan Companies Community Meeting October 28, 2020 Presentation

Presbyterian Homes Presentation to HDC October 20, 2020

June 16, 2020 Meeting Presentation

Variance – Lot 1 Block 3

Meeting Presentation 

2020 Proposed Zoning Changes 

Highland Bridge Parks

Archived Information