Community Sustainability

In order for our home to be the best it can be Sustain Saint Paul believes that we as neighbors need to cultivate Community Sustainability. A sustainable community is one that finds strength in the changes that come with time. Demographics change, new neighbors arrive, financial fortunes rise and fall, even the environment we live in shifts in…

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Highland District Council Special Election

On Thursday July 18 7pm, the Highland District Council will fill 2 vacant seats- an At-Large and an At-Large Alternate seat. The At-Large seat is a full-time board seat which will require an election of ALL PRESENT ELIGIBLE VOTERS which means we NEED Highland residents to show up. The election for this seat will be…

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Saint Paul Fair Housing Engagement Events

For rent sign

The City of Saint Paul will be holding several engagement events this summer to gather input from renters. This information will be used to contribute towards a new tenant protections and draft a “Saint Paul Fair Housing Policy”. Please share, amplify, and attend one or more of these events – there are multiple opportunities to…

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Fight Rolls On for Bike Infrastructure on South Cleveland

A Streets.MN post from Sustain Ward 3’s Brandon Long about expanding bike lanes on Cleveland Ave S. Contact CM Tolbert and Dir Public Works Kathy Lantry below to request that we have bike lanes on Cleveland and make it a more complete street: Council Member Chris Tolbert: 651-266-8630 or ward3@ci.stpaul.mn.us Director of Public Works Kathy…

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Ford Site Big Reveal

Ryan Companies finally dropped their plans for the Ford Site on Oct. 10. While we’re still waiting for some details, the plan doesn’t stray too far from the original Ford Site Zoning and Public Realm Master Plan passed by the Saint Paul City Council overall but there are definitely some additions and tweaks that will need…

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Safety On Summit Update

Bicycle Safety is important to us at Sustain Ward 3 and when we hosted the Safety on Summittown hall last month, we found it was important to you too. On a busy week night, 82 community members showed up and made their voices heard.Big thanks to Russ Stark and Reuben Collins from the city for…

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Riverview Corridor Recommendation by Sustain Ward 3

Sustain Ward 3 is a group of neighbors in Ward 3 who seek to build a welcoming community that emphasizes environmental, fiscal and community sustainability. These three tenets lead us to recommend the locally preferred alternative for the Riverview Corridor be modern streetcar on the Highway 5 alignment, along with a recommendation for an arterial…

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Looking Back: The 2007 Phase 1 Visioning Study

What were you doing ten years ago in 2007? Were you eagerly awaiting the very first iPhone or watching the new movie Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix? I was raising a preschooler and a first grader and starting a new job. Now my preschooler is starting high school, my first grader will…

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Ford Site: A 21st Century Vision in Sustainability for Ward 3

Sustain Ward 3 strongly supports the city’s current plan for the Ford Site. We believe that a strong mix of residential, retail, and small business are imperative to the continuing health of Ward 3. Click Here To Support The Current Ford Site Development Plan This plan lends itself to the needs and wants of a growing neighborhood….

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