West St. Paul City Council has a short meeting with no Open Council Work Session and alcohol compliance failures were the main item on the agenda.
We ask school board candidates about the recent controversy over critical race theory and how the district has done with equity issues.
This week’s West St. Paul City Council meeting included the long-awaited conclusion to the mural debate, a pro-union resolution that will likely draw a veto, a heated moment during citizen comments, and goodbyes to two well-respected city staff members.
The West St. Paul City Council had little on the regular meeting agenda, but did approve a new committee appointment process, learn about Crusader Ave. construction in 2022, and a new pool contract with the YMCA. A council member also took heat for recent comments at the virtual town hall.
The West St. Paul City Council heard from residents about an ongoing racial harassment issue, appointed citizens to committees, and covered a number of other topics.
Seven times in the last year Daryl and Christine Morrison have found racist graffiti on the front door of their apartment.