West St. Paul City Council waded into an unexpected debate over ward representation on the Planning Commission. Other topics included medical clinic denial and approval, city hall improvements, sidewalks and trails, and some important recognitions.
The advocacy group Women of West St. Paul (WoW) is collecting tampons and donations for their fourth annual pad drive, dubbed the Drive-By Tampon Drive.
For the first time in 132 years, West St. Paul has a female majority on City Council as newly elected members are sworn in.
West St. Paul has a historic first this year with the first Black candidate for municipal office in the city’s history. So we’re taking a wider look at firsts in West St. Paul.
There are 10 slots on various city committees where terms are expiring and new members could potentially be appointed. So apply now!
Since West St. Paul’s founding in 1889, only seven women have served on City Council.