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.
After interviewing three finalists, the West St. Paul City Council selected Nate Burkett for the role of city manager.
West St. Paul is looking to hire a new city manager, and this week the three finalists will face the public and be interviewed by the City Council.
The first virtual West St. Paul town hall included updates from city department heads, Q&As from residents, updates rom council members, and an online survey that will give elected officials direction as they plan for the future.
City Manager Ryan Schroeder is retiring and residents came out to voice complaints about the Moreland Avenue reconstruction project. Other City Council business included future park plans and a historic proclamation.
The big news for Monday’s City Council meeting is that City Manager Ryan Schroeder is retiring. Other topics include park improvements and a public hearing for the Moreland Avenue reconstruction.