A garage mural featuring a black power fist and a rainbow is cited by the city, another home owner challenged sign ordinances and (sort of) won, and school board candidate yard signs face complicated rules.
The City of West St. Paul has several staff changes with City Clerk Nicole Tillander, Ben Boike returning as community development director, and a potential promotion for Dan Nowicki.
West St. Paul Mayor Dave Napier delivered an online State of the City address: “People want to be a part of a community moving forward and we’re doing it.”
West St. Paul’s new City Manager Nate Burkett parts ways with the city’s long-time Community Development Director Jim Hartshorn.
West St. Paul is considering relaxing ordinances to allow a liquor store to relocate to the Doddway Center and to expand where a tattoo shop could locate.
No swimming in the city pool and requiring a permit to land a hot air balloon are just some of the weird park ordinances in West St. Paul.