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Posted on: May 16, 2018

Council to Review Draft Comprehensive Plan

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The City Council is expected to review the draft Comprehensive Plan Update for the final time on May 21. Following the review, the draft will be distributed to neighboring cities for their review and comment.

The document will then be sent to the Metropolitan Council for final approval.Cities and counties in the seven-county metropolitan area are required to file an updated Comprehensive Plan with the Metropolitan Council every 10 years. The Comp Plan sets pol...

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Posted on: May 9, 2018

Get to Know Your Roseville Police

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Training is an integral part of the Roseville Police Department. Join the Use of Force Instructors and Crisis Negotiators for an opportunity to learn how officers train on Tuesday, May 22 at the Skating Center.

This is a chance for residents to learn how officers train for some of the more challenging aspects of police work, including de-escalation, crisis intervention and use of force. Attendees will have opportunities to participate in “real life&...

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Posted on: May 2, 2018

Filing for City Office Begins May 22

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Two City Council positions and the mayor’s seat will be up for election this year. Filing will be open from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. beginning May 22 until June 5. City offices will remain open until 5:00 p.m. on June 5.

Individuals interested in running for the council or mayoral seats must file an Affidavit of Candidacy at Roseville City Hall, 2660 Civic Center Drive or at Ramsey County Elections, 90 West Plato Blvd., St. Paul.Qualifications to run for office include:

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Posted on: May 16, 2018

City Offices Closed Memorial Day

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Roseville city offices will be closed on Monday, May 28 to commemorate Memorial Day. Roseville Police and Firefighters will remain on duty. Garbage and recycling services will be delayed one day because of the holiday.

The Roseville License Center will be closed on Saturday, May 26 in addition to Memorial Day.

Please drive carefully and buckle up over the holiday weekend.

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Posted on: May 16, 2018

Boards and Commissions Leadership Institute

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The City of Roseville and Nexus Community Partners invites people of color and other underrepresented groups to a Boards and Commissions Leadership Institute (BCLI) information session.

This is an opportunity to move beyond having a seat at the table to having a vote in the decision-making process. Learn what you can do to become a leader and help advance a broader equity agenda.The BCLI helps participants identify strengths, reinforce s...

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Posted on: May 16, 2018

Neighborhood Enhancement Program

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Roseville is kicking off another year of the Neighborhood Enhancement Program (NEP). Started in 2008, NEP offers a proactive approach to inspecting private property.

The program looks for code violations and works with property owners to make improvements.From the very beginning, the program was extremely popular and in 2013, the program expanded to include multi-family, commercial, and industrial properties. Over the...

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Posted on: May 16, 2018

Ramsey County Seeking Election Judges

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See democracy in action. Become an election judge. Ramsey County needs 2,000 people to serve as election judges for the 2018 election.

Election judges help ensure that eligible voters get to exercise their most basic democratic right - the right to vote.To be an election judge in Minnesota, one must be an eligible voter and able to read, write and speak English. Youths, ages 16 and 17, c...

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Posted on: May 16, 2018

Volunteer to be Part of the Rose Parade

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Before you know it, the Rose Parade will be here. We’re looking for parade day volunteers to help on Monday, June 25. We’re seeking parade marshals, aged 15 years or older, to assist along the mile-long parade route.

Marshals ensuring the safety of participants and spectators. We are also looking for banner carriers to help lead the parade. This is an ideal job for a scout troop or other youth organization.The parade starts at Roseville Area High School and ends at th...

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Posted on: May 9, 2018

Wildflower Garden

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Where can you find wildflowers like trillium, lily of the valley, Jack in the Pulpit, blue bells, wild ginger, violets, columbine and Jacob’s Ladder? Right here in Roseville at the Harriet Alexander Nature Center.

The nature center, located at 2520 North Dale Street, is home to a beautiful wildflower garden with more than 40 varieties of flowering plants. The cooler weather has delayed some of the flowers blooming, but they are starting to show so drop in and enjoy...

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Posted on: May 2, 2018

Household Hazardous Waste

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Where do you get rid of old fertilizer? What do you do with unwanted paint or pesticides? Ramsey County offers a safe alternative to dispose of household hazardous waste (HHW).

Hazardous waste, including fluorescent and mercury vapor lamps, mercury thermostats and switches, old gasoline, paint and lead paint chips, solvents, pesticides, antifreeze, motor oil and filters, or any products labeled poisonous, flammable or corrosive,...

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Posted on: May 2, 2018

Compost and Woodchips Available

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Roseville residents can pick up free compost and woodchips from the bins in front of the Leaf Recycling Center on Dale St., south of County Road C, or the city will deliver up to six cubic yards of compost for a nominal fee.

This nutrient-rich compost will boost soil and help your garden. Woodchips make a great ground cover that reduces weeding, saves water, nourishes soil and reduces the need for chemical weed killers or herbicides.The delivery charge for compost is $40 per ...

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Posted on: April 18, 2018

2019 Budget Process Underway

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Over the next several months, the Roseville City Council will hold a series of meetings to listen to the community, identify priorities, and review strategies as it works on setting the 2019 budget.

Roseville residents may be surprised to learn that the City’s annual budget is approximately $54 million. With this level of investment, it’s important for residents and businesses to let the city know if the budget reflects the community’s priorities.n a...

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Posted on: April 20, 2018

Upcoming Meetings and Events

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A list of upcoming meetings and events is included in the last News Update of the month. Meetings are at City Hall unless otherwise noted. This is not intended to be a complete list of meetings.

May 1 – Parks and Recreation Commission meets at 6:30 p.m. (Ch. 16)May 7 – City Council meets at 6:00 p.m. (Ch. 16)May 8 – Finance Commission meets at 6:30 p.m. (Ch. 16)May 14 – City Council meets at 6:00 p.m. (Ch. ...

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