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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Citywide Garage Sale June 1-3

Roseville Garage Sale Sign

Bargain hunters, make a beeline for Roseville June 1, 2, and 3. Approximately 100 homes will participate in Roseville’s citywide garage sale, and you’ll find bargains at each one of them.

A map and list of registered garage sales for the three-day extravaganza is available now at www.cityofroseville.com/garagesale. Maps and lists may also be picked up in person at City Hall, 2660 Civic Center Drive.

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Community Feedback Requested

Edison Project Map

The Community Development department is requesting feedback from residents regarding a proposed development on an 8.71-acre parcel located near the southeast corner of County Road D and Old Highway 8.

Sand Development, LLC, has proposed the development of a 209-unit lifestyle community (“Edison”). The parcel is currently zoned for High Density Residential housing.

For more information and details about the proposed project, please visit www....

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

HHW Mobile Collection


Where do you get rid of old fertilizer? What do you do with unwanted paint or pesticides? Ramsey County offers a safe alternative to dispose of household hazardous waste (HHW).

Hazardous waste, including any products labeled poisonous, flammable or corrosive, fluorescent and mercury vapor lamps, mercury thermostats and switches, old gasoline, paint and lead paint chips, solvents, pesticides, antifreeze and motor oil and filters ...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Neighborhood Enhancement Program

Code Violation

Roseville will soon begin its annual Neighborhood Enhancement Program (NEP), during which code enforcement staff proactively conduct inspections of residential and business properties.

The City hopes that by identifying problems when they are minor, property owners will make repairs before they become larger and more costly nuisances.

The program is funded by the Roseville Economic Development Authority (REDA). Code Enforcement staff vis...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Police Awards

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Congratulations to Roseville Police officers and several private citizens. They were recognized on May 17 at Roseville’s annual Police Awards ceremony.

Officers were recognized for their outstanding police work, and six private citizens were recognized for their assistance to the Roseville Police in the past year.

Twenty-seven officers received Unit Citations at the awards ceremony. Unit Citations are giv...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Preventing Auto Theft

Car key

At its May 22 meeting, the City Council accepted a $36,000 grant from the Minnesota Department of Commerce to help the Police Department prevent auto theft by using enhanced crime analysis.

Currently, the Police Department spends a considerable amount of time and effort to stop auto theft. These efforts include using a bait car, assigning officers to auto-theft details, evidence collection technology and other tactics.

By using data-driven ta...

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Posted on: May 24, 2017

Youth Commissioner

Roseville Commissions

Roseville youth, make a difference - get involved in city government. The City of Roseville is seeking applications for a youth commissioner to the new Human Rights, Inclusion and Engagement Commission (HRIEC).

We are looking for a student who is a Roseville resident and a sophomore, junior or senior in high school. The application deadline is 4:30 p.m. on June 28.

The commission advises the City Council on programs and efforts which could improve civic engagemen...

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

City Offices Closed Memorial Day

Memorial Day Flags

Roseville City offices will be closed on Monday, May 29 to commemorate Memorial Day. Roseville Police and Firefighters will remain on duty.

Garbage and recycling services will be one day later than usual because of the holiday.

The Roseville License Center will be closed on Saturday, May 27 in addition to Memorial Day.

Drive carefully and buckle up over the holiday weekend!

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Help Build a Playground

Playground Build_MV_2016

Let’s do it again, Roseville. The City of Roseville is looking for volunteers to help build a new playground in Tamarack Park on Saturday, June 3.

Together the city and residents have updated 11 parks with new, accessible playground equipment through the Roseville Parks and Recreation Renewal Program.

On June 3 at Tamarack Park from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., the city will team up with residents to build one ...

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Ice Arena Public Skating Hours

Open Skating

Grab your blades and head over to the Roseville Indoor Ice Arena, 2661 Civic Center Drive, for ice skating fun. Enjoy skating in the indoor arena, no matter the temperature.

Roseville offers several skating options throughout the day. Sessions include public skating, senior public skating, adult hockey, 50+ hockey, 60+ hockey, 70+ hockey, women’s hockey, open figure skating, and skatersize.

Admission for most skating tim...

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Make a Splash at WaterFest 2017


Enjoy a day of lakeside fun at WaterFest 2017. The City of Roseville invites you to join the Ramsey-Washington Metro Watershed District (RWMWD) for a celebration of clean lakes on Saturday, June 3 at Lake Phalen.

You’ll get an opportunity for a lot of water fun while learning about water quality, wildlife and ecological features of the beautiful watershed. Join us from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Lake Phalen Pavilion, St. Paul, to celebrate the outdoors and enj...

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Springtime Bike Safety

Bike riders

Beautiful weather means the kids and the bikes are out. It also means it’s time to review a few biking rules and recommendations so everyone stays safe.

  • Review traffic laws. Bikes must obey traffic laws just like automobiles, including coming to a complete stop at a stop sign or stoplight, signaling turns, and yielding to pedestrians.
  • Use caution when passing a bicyclist. The law requires at least three fe...
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Posted on: May 10, 2017

Essay Contest Winners Announced

HRC Essay Contest_2017

The City Council has honored six middle school students for their outstanding submissions in Roseville’s annual Human Rights Essay Contest. The winners were selected from among 120 entrants.

Students were asked to tackle the subject of how prejudice and stereotypes affect the way we perceive and interact with each other, even when we don’t realize it. How do stereotypes affect our society, and how do they damage human rights? Where in your li...

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Posted on: May 3, 2017

Spectacular Summer Camps

Summer Camp group

Kids, fill your summer with action-packed, non-stop fun. Join us for a spectacular time this summer. Travel around the metro, explore the outdoors, meet interesting people and so much more at Roseville’s Summer Spectacular.

Summer Spectacular and Summer Spectacular Plus begin June 20 and run through August 18. Camps meet Monday through Thursday from 8:00 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. Closed July 4 and 5.

Our Summer Spectacular Camp is designed for kids entering kindergarten through fo...

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Posted on: April 24, 2017

Upcoming Meetings and Events

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A list of upcoming meetings and events is included in the last News Update of the month. Meetings are at City Hall unless otherwise noted. This is not intended to be a complete list of meetings.

May 2 – Parks and Recreation Commission meets at 6:30 p.m. (Ch. 16)May 3 – Variance Board meets at 5:30 p.m. (Ch. 16)May 3 – Planning Commission meets at 6:30 p.m. (Ch. 16)May 8 – City Council meets at 6:00 p.m. (Ch. 16)May 9 &...

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