In 1999, a special election determined if West St. Paul would host the Dakota County Northern Service Center. The issue sparked heated debate that popped up again more than 20 years later.
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West St. Paul Council Members Throughout History
Since 1889, 167 people have served on the West St. Paul City Council. Here’s a look at each council, when they served, and some council factoids.
Women Win in West St. Paul: First Female Majority on City Council
For the first time in 132 years, West St. Paul has a female majority on City Council as newly elected members are sworn in.
Campaigning During COVID-19 in West St. Paul
Like everything else, COVID-19 has changed campaigning and West St. Paul candidates are getting creative with front yard gatherings, going online, and alternatives to door knocking.
Darlene Lewis: Former City Council Member Shares Her Insights
Former West St. Paul City Council Member Darlene Lewis talks about running for office, her proudest accomplishments, and the challenge of aging.
Women on the West St. Paul City Council
Since West St. Paul’s founding in 1889, only seven women have served on City Council.