About Contact DonateGet Involved

Lilydale Stablization Project Update

Thank you to everyone who came to the Lilydale Stablization Project Update on February 1st. Click here to see the presentation given by the city, and the project webpage. 

Read more

Watch a Film for WSCO


Have you gotten your tickets for the Saint Paul Frozen Film Festival?  This festival is a great way to support the West Side for TWO reasons:

1. West Sider Joe Ruiz is the festival's director!  Check out the festival web page here: https://www.stpff.com/

2. WSCO will get 50% of procedes for every ticket purchased for the films "The United States of Detroit" on Saturday, February 10th at 2:45pm  and the double feature "The Heart of the Story" & "All Who Dare" on Thursday, February 8th at 2:30pm  if you use the links below!

Read more

January - What's up at WSCO?

Get involved in your community! 


Read more

What's Up at WSCO - January 2018

At WSCO we believe that as experts in your own community, West Side community members must have a voice at decision making tables. Here are a few places to make sure that your voice is heard! 


Read more

Meeting Notes -HEJ January 2018

Notes from the January Health and Environmental Justice Meeting are available!

Read more

Community Meeting Scheduled on Lilydale Stabilization Project

The City of St. Paul will be providing an update on stabilization of the “North Knob” within Lilydale Regional Park. The City received $925,000 in Disaster Relief Funds (DRAP) in early 2017. They have been working with the Ramsey Conservation District, Dakota County Conservation District, and Board of Soil and Water Resources to develop plans for bluff stabilization in this specific area and we would like to present the plans to the West Side community for comment.

Read more

Agenda - HEJ January 2018

This meeting has occurred.  Please view the meeting notes here.

HEJ meeting will be January 11th at 6:30pm at the Baker Center 209 Page Street West.  Please note the changed date.  Discussion will include HEJ actions and direction for 2018 and collaboration with similar committees in other district councils.  Please enjoy this agenda!  We hope to see you at the meeting.

Read more

WSCO Equity work with District Councils recognized with Local Government Innovation Award

WSCO and our cohort of District Councils have been named the 2017 overall winner in the city category of the Local Government Innovation Award (LGIA) by The Humphrey School of Public Affairs at the University of Minnesota! This award recognizes the accomplishments we have made on our Equity Action Plan, including the work underway as a result of the West Side: Action to Equity series. West Side: Action to Equity was a three part series that took place this September may of you participated in focusing on adapting the Equitable Development Scorecard for the West Side. 

Read more

WSCO Year in Review 2017

It was a big year for us all on the West Side.  Check out this video recap of some of the things we all did! This slideshow was shown at the WSCO Annual Meeting on December 8th, 2017.

Read more

Newly Elected 2018 Board of Director members

This past Friday we celebrated a powerful year on the West Side and elected new board members for the 2018 year! Check them out!

Read more