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!
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.
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.
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.
The annual Board of Directors election takes place at the Annual Meeting TOMORROW Friday, December 8th at 6pm. Please enjoy these candidate previews --- full statements, live speeches and voting will take place at the meeting!
Feeling inspired? West Siders (ages 16+) can run from the floor too!