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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Ryan Co. Getting Ready To Release Master Plan

Listening Meetings and Gathering Information By now most of you know that Ryan Co. – the master developer selected by the City of Saint Paul to springboard the city in into the 21st century – has been holding “Listening” sessions to talk about their future plans for the Ford Site. At their second meeting held Aug….

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City Council Votes Yes on Ford Site – Press Release

Sustain Ward 3 Press Release Council Votes Yes On Ford Site Plan Today the Saint Paul City Council voted 5-2 to approve the Ford Site Zoning and Public Realm Master Plan which rezones the former industrial site into an opportunity for future generations of Saint Paul residents to work, live, and play. Sustain Ward 3…

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City Council Vote on Ford Plan

The Saint Paul City Council will be holding a final public hearing and then vote for the Ford Site Zoning and Public Realm Master Plan on Wednesday September 27 at 3:30pm. If you spoke at the hearing on September 20 you will not be eligible to speak at this hearing. Public written comment can be…

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Saint Paul City Council Public Hearing For Ford Site

The Saint Paul City Council will hold a public hearing for the Ford Site Zoning and Public Realm Master Plan on Wednesday September 20, 2017 at 5:30pm. We want to make sure that supportive voices are heard at this public hearing and will be there with stickers and signs to show support as well as…

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Thank you for supporting the Ford Site Yard Signs

Thank you for supporting the Ford Site plan! Because of the huge response and requests for signs and the tight deadline between now and the City Council vote (presumably on September 27 at this point), Sustain Ward 3 is no longer taking requests for yard signs. Obviously this vote is not going to be the…

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Town Hall w/CM Chris Tolbert

This event is independently hosted by Ward 3 City Councilmember Chris Tolbert. Sustain Ward 3 is inviting members of the public to attend. From Councilmember Chris Tolbert: “This is an opportunity for neighbors to learn more about the proposed Ford plan, ask me questions, and share their thoughts. Iā€™m looking forward to a respectful, thoughtful,…

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Growing Support for Ford Site Zoning and Public Realm

Now that the Saint Paul City Council will finally vote on its approval (based on conversations this should occur in September 2017), we thought it would be a good idea to round up all of the organizations that have endorsed and support the plan so far. Saint Paul Planning Commission Star Tribune Metropolitan Council Highland…

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