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Posted on: July 14, 2021

Career Pathways Programs

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The City of Roseville invites local businesses to the Roseville Business Council meeting to learn about options to build your workforce. Join us on Wednesday, July 28 from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m.

The meeting will take place in person at McGough Construction, 2737 Fairview Ave.

Michael Donahue and Lynn Thompson from the International Institute of Minnesota, Workforce Development; Mindy Handberg, Mounds View Schools Career Pathway; and Brynn McConnel...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

Discover Your Parks

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Discover what Roseville parks have in store for you. Roseville Parks and Recreation invites you to free family fun at neighborhood parks this summer. Learn about the amenities that Roseville parks have to offer.

Meet your neighbors, play kid-friendly games, watch a performance of the puppet wagon and enjoy refreshments and other family events.

Discover Your Parks festivities run from 6:30 until 8:00 p.m. at the following locations:

  • July 28 – Evergreen Par...
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Posted on: July 21, 2021

Night to Unite – Building Community

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Roseville Police encourage you to join neighborhoods across the nation on August 3 to celebrate Night to Unite. It’s a time for neighbors to gather, get to know each other, and enjoy some of your favorite foods.

Night to Unite is also a time to show support for crime prevention and community safety.

Night to Unite symbolizes community. It is an opportunity to celebrate the cultural diversity that strengthens Roseville. Night to Unite celebrates inclusion and unity...

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Posted on: July 21, 2021

Citywide Garage Sale

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Roseville will help make your garage sale a little easier. Register to join us as the city sponsors a garage sale extravaganza that will help bring customers to your door September 9 through September 11.

For $10, Roseville Parks and Recreation staff will include your address on a list and map of garage sales that will take place in Roseville that weekend. Sales can start after 8:00 a.m. and must be completed by 6:00 p.m. each day. Participants can hold sa...

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Posted on: July 21, 2021

Commission Considers Park Name

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The Roseville Parks and Recreation Commission is continuing the conversation about the name of Pocahontas Park after several residents asked whether the name was offensive to the Native American community.

The Parks and Recreation Commission, using the Government Alliance on Race and Equity (GARE) Racial Equity Toolkit, has been gathering input about the topic. The Commission has reached out to members of local Native American communities and Native America...

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Posted on: July 21, 2021

Roadwork Ahead

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Roseville residents will soon be dealing with more road construction impacts. Signal work at the intersection of Lydia Ave. and Snelling Ave. is scheduled for July 26 through August 6 that will result in some closures.

Lydia Ave. will be closed at the intersection with the exception of northbound traffic on Snelling Ave. Traffic will be detoured via Lincoln Dr., County Road C2 and East Snelling Dr.

Drivers are asked to use caution when driving in the area and follow deto...

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Posted on: July 21, 2021

Expanding Housing Types in Roseville

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The Roseville Planning Commission will hold a public hearing during its Wednesday, August 4 meeting to consider expanding the types of housing permitted by city code in low-density residential zoning districts.

The hearing is being held to get community input on the proposed zoning code change. It is a key step in Roseville’s Zoning Code update project, which is working to bring the zoning regulations into alignment with the city’s 2040 Compr...

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Posted on: July 21, 2021

Water Restrictions

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With drought conditions persisting in Minnesota, the City of Roseville is encouraging residents and businesses to follow water conservation efforts consistent with those enacted by Saint Paul Regional Water Services.

The City of Roseville, and many surrounding communities, receives its water from Saint Paul Regional Water Services (SPRWS). On Tuesday, SPRWS announced water conservation measures that include odd/even watering schedules and time restrictions.

Residents o...

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Posted on: July 14, 2021

Removing Carp Protects Water Quality

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Non-native common carp are found in most waterways in Minnesota. That is bad news for water quality. Carp search for food along the lake bottom, stirring up nutrient-rich sediment.

This feeding behavior contributes to muddy water, phosphorus release and algae. Algae growth chokes out native flora and fauna and clouds the water, making it harder for bass, muskies, trout and other native fish that rely on vision to find their food.

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Posted on: July 14, 2021

Safely Enjoy Roseville Parks

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Roseville Police remind you to plan carefully before visiting a park, both locally and while traveling. Thieves know that visitors often leave purses, cell phones, laptops and other valuables in their vehicles.

Consider wearing a backpack to carry your valuables. If you don’t want to carry them, leave them at home. Do not put something in your trunk or under your seat while at a park. Thieves may be watching and note what you are doing. 

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Posted on: July 14, 2021

Auto Theft Specialist

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Did you know that most cars stolen in Roseville are either running with the keys in the ignition or have the spare key left inside the vehicle? Roseville Police Department’s (RPD) newest Auto Theft Specialist does.

RPD recently named Officer Nick Olson to an Auto Theft Officer position. The new position will focus on crimes like motor vehicle theft, theft from auto, and catalytic converter thefts; all crimes that have increased in Roseville and throughout the metro ...

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Posted on: July 21, 2021

Beat the Heat

Open Skating

Don’t let the 90 degree temps stop your exercise routine; head over the Roseville Skating Center, 2661 Civic Center Dr. Enjoy temperatures hovering around 55º and take a free run or walk around the Indoor Arena track.

If walking is not your thing, grab a pair of skates and take a spin on the ice. 

The track is open daily, generally from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. Sunday through Friday and 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. on Saturdays.

Guests are encouraged to visit www.cityof...

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Posted on: June 23, 2021

Register your Block Party

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It’s never too early to start planning. Roseville’s community-wide Night to Unite is coming up on August 3. Night to Unite is a great opportunity to get to know your neighbors and welcome newcomers to the community.

Get a jump on the crowd, register your gathering and be entered into a drawing for a $25 gift card to purchase supplies for your party. Register your block party at www.cityofroseville.com/NightToUnite or call 651-792-7209 by Wednesday, July 28 to be ente...

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