Yard Waste Collection Sites Are Now Open
The Ramsey County yard waste collection sites are now open for the season. New this year, all sites (except Arden Hills) will accept organics (food scraps and non-recyclable paper) from residents.
More information on what is accepted at each of the yard waste collection sites.
More information on organics recycling.
Ramsey Count Board Outlines Next Steps on Economic Prosperity Efforts
The Ramsey County Board of Commissioners has outlined next steps in a bold strategic plan to cultivate economic prosperity and eliminate concentrated poverty, following a year of data-driven analysis and research, staff workshops, and community discussions. The strategic plan addresses structures, processes and programs across all county departments in a holistic attempt to provide opportunities for greater prosperity for all residents.
To learn more, visit www.rcprosperity.org or read this Pioneer Press editorial.
Courthouse Tours Available
Guided tours of the Ramsey Courthouse and St. Paul City Hall are open to the public every Monday except holidays from 12:15 to 1:15 p.m. Tours will be held on Tuesdays following holidays. Meet in front of Vision of Peace Statue on the first floor.
Courthouse Tours include (as time permits):
- Building history
- Memorial Hall
- Vision of Peace statue
- Artwork of elevator doors
- Mayor’s Office
- Council Chambers
- Law Library
- Lower Level and tunnel with view of river
In addition, more in-depth tours of the building are available by appointment. Contact Debbie Erickson, (651) 266-8002.