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Thomas Avenue Flats redevelopment would contain 51 apartments

Posted on 08 January 2018

After years of being vacant land, and after several doomed ideas, will this housing project finally be a winner? By JANE MCCLURE The long-awaited redevelopment of a shuttered private park property at Thomas Ave. and Simpson St. is finally moving ahead. On Dec. 13 the St. Paul City Council, acting as the Housing and Redevelopment […] Continue Reading

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Development Roundup by Jane McClure

Posted on 08 January 2018

Demolition permit issued for iconic Midway National Bank building It’s the end of an era in the Midway commercial community. The former Midway National Bank building is slated for demolition. A demolition permit was issued Dec. 26 for the building at 1578 University Ave. The owner is listed as RD Parent Investors Inc. of New […] Continue Reading

Will progress on Como-Dale-Front intersection finally happen in 2018?

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Will progress on Como-Dale-Front intersection finally happen in 2018?

Posted on 08 January 2018

By JANE MCCLURE How to improve the six-legged intersection that is Como-Dale-Front is a topic that has engaged the South Como, North End and Frogtown neighborhoods for decades. 2018 starts with a renewed effort by the St. Paul Departments of Public Works and Planning and Economic Development (PED), design consultants, and City Council Member Amy […] Continue Reading

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Como Community Council Corner

Posted on 08 January 2018

By MICHAEL KUCHTA, Executive Director Changes coming to Como, Front, and Dale Saint Paul city staff are recommending five infrastructure projects for the intersection of Como, Front, and Dale in 2018. The projects would be paid for with $350,000 in Commercial Vitality Zone money authorized by the City Council in 2015. District 10 is surveying […] Continue Reading

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Is Victoria Theater on the way to the $3.2 million funding needed?

Posted on 08 January 2018

By JANE MCCLURE Rehabilitation of the historic Victoria Theater has again stepped into the spotlight. The St. Paul City Council, acting as the Housing and Redevelopment Authority (HRA) Board, approved two key pieces of project funding Dec. 13. A $200,000 grant was awarded to Land Bank Twin Cities for immediate building rehabilitation work. And, a […] Continue Reading

Como High School – Football Signing Ceremony

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News from Como Park High School

Posted on 08 January 2018

Compiled by ERIC ERICKSON, Social Studies Teacher • The Como Choirs presented a peppy Pops Concert on Dec. 18 to an appreciative and large audience in the Como Auditorium. They followed up the well-received show by going out in the community and performing at Chelsea Heights, Hamline, and Como elementary schools on Dec. 21. Enthusiastic […] Continue Reading

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Hamline Midway Library News

Posted on 08 January 2018

The Hamline Midway Library at 1558 West Minnehaha Ave. is a great place to chase away the winter blues and stay energized by programs for kids and adults, including the Friends of the St. Paul Public Library’s acclaimed Fireside Reading Series starting at the end of January. The library offers Chair Yoga with Nancy Giguere […] Continue Reading

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Monitor in a Minute by Jane McClure

Posted on 08 January 2018

Noise restrictions eased? Events in or near the Allianz Field major league soccer stadium would not have to obtain sound level variances if the St. Paul City Council exempts the arena from city noise regulations. The ordinance was introduced Dec. 20 and will be the subject of a public hearing at 5:30pm, Wed., Jan. 17 […] Continue Reading

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‘Happy New Year’ from Hamline Elementary

Posted on 08 January 2018

Hamline Elementary ended 2017 on a high-note with a successful book fair which saw over 70 books purchased directly for Hamline classrooms and over $800 earned for additional book purchases. We also hosted a Family Night dedicated to literacy support programs and organizations including Reading Partners, Mid-Continent Oceanographic Institute, Hamline Midway Library, and Children’s Book […] Continue Reading

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Study underway on how to minimize traffic hassles from stadium

Posted on 11 December 2017

By JANE MCCLURE Getting to and from the Allianz Field Major League Soccer stadium, and minimizing impacts on the surrounding neighborhoods, is the focus of an upcoming gameday transportation management plan. City officials will sign a contract this month with SRF Consulting for the initial phase of transportation planning. But members of the St. Paul […] Continue Reading

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