Workforce apartments proposed for Highland’s south end

The proposed site of Presbyterian Homes' four-story workforce apartment building in Highland. Presbyterian Homes & Services and its affiliate, Senior Housing Partners, presented preliminary plans to the Highland District Council (HDC) Community Development Committee on May 17 for a four-story…

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Local projects among 36 finalists competing for $1M in CIB funding

Groveland Park Elementary School’s PTO wants to improve crosswalk safety by adding a median at the busy intersection of Saint Clair Avenue and Kenneth Street. Time is running out for people to weigh in on how best to allocate $1…

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Area district councils urge county to purchase old CP Rail spur

Calls for Ramsey County to purchase the 4.5-mile-long Canadian Pacific Railway spur through the Highland Park and West End neighborhoods of Saint Paul are growing louder. The West Seventh/Fort Road Federation on March 14 joined the Highland District Council and…

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Jie Ming Academy in line for $31M expansion this summer

The southwest aerial view of the addition planned for Jie Ming Mandarin Immersion Academy. The popular Jie Ming Mandarin Immersion Academy, 1845 Sheridan Ave., will be remodeled and expanded beginning this summer and continuing through summer 2023. The Highland District…

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