Sustain Saint Paul Sidewalk Poetry

sidewalk poetry

The City of Saint Paul had a quest-They threw out a Sidewalk Poetry Contest.Many people wrote poems,Some short and some long.We sent them ours- expecting successBut were soon rejected and left somewhat distressedand we’ve been struggling what to do from then on… Sustain Saint Paul is sponsoring its own Sidewalk Poetry Contest. There were OVER…

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Ford Site Big Reveal

Ryan Companies finally dropped their plans for the Ford Site on Oct. 10. While we’re still waiting for some details, the plan doesn’t stray too far from the original Ford Site Zoning and Public Realm Master Plan passed by the Saint Paul City Council overall but there are definitely some additions and tweaks that will need…

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Ryan Co. Getting Ready To Release Master Plan

Listening Meetings and Gathering Information By now most of you know that Ryan Co. – the master developer selected by the City of Saint Paul to springboard the city in into the 21st century – has been holding “Listening” sessions to talk about their future plans for the Ford Site. At their second meeting held Aug….

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#SafetyOnSummit Town Hall

On Tuesday June 12, Sustain Ward 3 sponsored the Safety on Summit Town Hall at Macalester College. We want to thank everyone who was able to attend. The goal of the SOS campaign is to push for safety improvements along the busiest (and oldest) bike route in Saint Paul including separated bike lanes and better…

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SOS – Safety On Summit

On Tuesday, June 12 Sustain Ward 3 is sponsoring the Safety On Summit Town Hall. This meeting will be an opportunity for anybody to come and share their experiences along Summit Avenue as a bicyclist or pedestrian. There will be a brief presentation at the beginning of the meeting outlining the current state of Summit…

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Letter and Comments Talking Points for Ford Site

With public comment opportunities coming up such as the Ward 3 Town Hall , City Council Public Hearing,and the opening of the  City of Saint Paul Public Comment portal Sustain Ward 3 wanted to put together a list of talking points for letters, comments and submissions so that we can share our support for the Ford Site Zoning and Master…

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St. Paul Mayoral Candidates Ford Site Questionnaire

In April Sustain Ward 3 contacted mayoral candidates Melvin Carter, Elizabeth Dickinson, Tom Goldstein, Pat Harris, and Dai Thao and presented them with a questionnaire about their vision for the future of the Ford Site redevelopment. As of May 19, 2017 only Elizabeth Dickinson had submitted a response. [Update: May 20, 2017 ] Melvin Carter…

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Coming Soon!

Sustain Ward 3 is a group of Ward 3 neighbors in Saint Paul, MN who are interested in creating sustainability in the Highland Park and Macalester-Groveland neighborhoods. What this means is Sustain Ward 3 focuses on 3 areas which are critical to maintaining and growing a modern urban community: Economics The Environment and Social Justice issues…

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