The West St. Paul City Council recognized Black History Month, launched a housing rehab program, and took some heat for how last month’s meeting was handled.
This week’s West St. Paul city council meeting included forward progress on Tobacco 21 and the 2020 city budget, as well as some heated debate over the hiring process for the new police chief.
Tonight’s West St. Paul city council meeting included procedural business, information, and a ranting resident. The preceding Open Council Work Session (OCWS) was the more informative and productive meeting of the night.
The new Henry Sibley High School stadium, Warrior Field, officially opened today with a ceremonial ribbon cutting and the first ever game on the field—Sibley boys’ soccer.
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.