St. Louis Park City Council okays first reading of ordinance allowing ranked-choice voting for municipal elections
Council votes 7-0 to approve first reading; second reading scheduled for May 7
April 16, 2018 9:30 p.m.
Minnesota Statue 471.701 requires that "a city or county with a population of more than 15,000 must annually notify its residents of the base salaries of its three highest-paid employees." For the City of St. Louis Park, titles and salaries as of Jan. 1, 2018 are: City Manager - $176,823, Operations
February 01, 2018
It has been a little over five months since the installation of the roof-top solar array at First Station 2, and the panels are already making an impact on utility bills and environmental benefits!
April 20, 2018
On Monday, April 16, Mayor Jake Spano read a proclamation recognizing city volunteers and commission members during the City Council special study session. Regular city volunteer, Marcia, was also honored with the Volunteer Spotlight during National Volunteer Week.
April 17, 2018 7:00 a.m.
April 16, 2018 9:30 p.m.
Communities across Hennepin County will again compete this year for the titles of most active community, most actively engaged community and most active residents through the Step to it challenge.
April 09, 2018 7:00 a.m.
The St. Louis Park Human Rights Commission and Police Advisory Commission invite you to a discussion of the city's plan to introduce body-worn camera technology in the St. Louis Park Police Department.
April 06, 2018 8:00 a.m.
The City of St. Louis Park, along with partners Hennepin County and Tree Trust, received the Minnesota Community Forestry Outstanding Project Award for last October’s Plant the Park project.
March 26, 2018 7:00 a.m.
Jim Vaughan was recently recognized with the Mark Stennes Award at the Minnesota Shade Tree Short Course (STSC) in March.
March 23, 2018 2:15 p.m.
A University of Minnesota-Twin Cities student is developing a strategic communications plan for ParkTV as part of their senior capstone project and is conducting a survey about viewing habits.
March 16, 2018 11:00 a.m.
At the March 8, 2018, St. Louis Park State of the City, Mayor Jake Spano presented longtime resident Gail Dorfman with the city’s Outstanding Citizen Award.
March 13, 2018 1:00 p.m.
March 09, 2018
The state of Minnesota’s Clean Energy Resource Team organization (CERTs) selected Shannon Pinc, St. Louis Park Environment and Sustainability Coordinator, to be part of their third installment of Women in Energy.
March 07, 2018 7:00 a.m.
The St. Louis Park Human Rights Commission presented the 2017 Human Rights Award to Fatuma Irshat at the March 5 city council meeting.
March 06, 2018 9:54 a.m.
St. Louis Park is sponsoring and hosting two Metro Blooms resilient yard workshops — Creating Your Resilient Yard and Installing Turf Alternatives — in March and April.
March 05, 2018 1:00 p.m.
Sgt. Dallas Williams recently received the Robert Linnel Officer of the Year Award, which recognizes police officers who demonstrate commitment to the mission and values of the police department.
March 02, 2018 9:00 a.m.
February 23, 2018
The public is invited to provide input on ranked-choice voting to the St. Louis Park Charter Commission Tuesday, March 6, at 6 p.m. in the council chambers.
February 22, 2018 10:00 a.m.
The City of St. Louis Park recently received a report from Xcel Energy, the city’s electric utility, which indicates that since the city began submitting energy program rebates in 1992, it has received almost $300,000 in rebates.
February 21, 2018 7:00 a.m.
Public invited to learn more about proposed Westwood Hills Nature Center interpretive center project
If you’d like to learn more about the new interpretive center proposed to be built at Westwood Hills Nature Center, plan to attend one of two information sessions, Feb. 22 or 28, 6-7:15 p.m., at Westwood Hills Nature Center.
February 07, 2018 4:00 p.m.