With the omicron variant of COVID-19 surging, West St. Paul City Council will consider enforcing a mask mandate. Other agenda items include ordinance changes to require fewer public hearings and allow free-standing solar power units, as well as appointing residents to city committees.
West St. Paul Antiques is home to one of the largest Winter Carnival collections that’s open to the public. The artifacts date back to 1886 and the very first Winter Carnival.
Local government is where all the action happens, but it can be difficult to navigate. So we’re sharing a beginner’s guide to West St. Paul City Council to help residents participate in local government.
The Optimist Club of West St. Paul hosted the 25th annual ISD 197 spelling bee and crowned winners for each school and a champion in each division. Winning words? “Chaucerian” and “conurbation.”
The omicron variant of COVID-19 is prompting closures and staff shortages at local businesses and schools.
With a minimal agenda for the regular West St. Paul City Council meeting, most of the action came during the Open Council Work Session, with updates on the Annapolis reconstruction project, the Thompson Oaks wetland restoration, redistricting, and charter changes.