Council upholds appeal, allows 3-car garage on Summit Avenue

Thomas Schroeder, 1446 Summit Ave., can add a larger detached garage to his historic property following a Saint Paul City Council vote on December 22 to overturn a Board of Zoning Appeals decision to deny the variance request. The BZA…

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Senior housing at Ford site granted open space variance on appeal

CommonBond project will provide 60 units of affordable housingBy Jane McClureCommonBond Communities may proceed with its plan to build a five-story, 60-unit apartment building for low-income seniors at 830 S. Cretin Ave. The Saint Paul City Council on August 5…

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Letters to the Editor, July 8, 2020

Villager InboxDelay the installation of solar array at Ford siteThe city of St. Paul and Ryan Companies have been promoting their plan to install a solar array atop Area C at Ford Motor Company’s former assembly plant. It’s a laudable…

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Thirty new apartments planned for corner of Marshall and Finn

Three single-family homes and a duplex would be replaced with two new buildings Developer John Schwartzman said he is willing to work with neighbors on his plans for replacing three single-family homes and a duplex with two new apartment buildings…

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