Lots of routine business in this meeting, as well as a presentation on a pilot program that pairs a police officer with a social worker to address mental health issues.
The West St. Paul city council meeting included passing several changes about garbage hauling, pet licenses, and the I/I ordinance—but the most important issues came during the EDA meeting and two potential developments.
During the June 24, 2019 West St. Paul city council meeting, the city approved a sales tax and proclaimed June to be Pride month.
Last night’s West St. Paul city council meeting had a relatively light agenda. The biggest issues of the evening were sales tax and the process for hiring a new police chief.
More than 40 people attended the second longest meeting in the past year, where the council decided to return basketball hoops to Haskell and Oakdale Parks.
The West St. Paul city council will consider whether to return basketball hoops to two parks in the city after they were removed more than a decade ago.