The city of St. Paul is seeking nominations of an outstanding city employee to be selected as the recipient of the 14th Karl Neid Community Involvement Award. This award was established in 1993 to honor the late Karl Neid, an East Sider, who was both a city employee and City Council member.
St. Paul Mayor Chris Coleman on Feb. 7 appointed Ward 3 City Council member Pat Harris to represent the city on the Metropolitan Airports Commission (MAC). Harris will replace current Commissioner Dick Long, whose term expired at the beginning of this year.
A pastor friend of mine came up with a great idea. It goes something like this. When people come into the church for the first Lenten service, they will each receive a small sheet of paper. The instructions for the sheet of paper will be simple.
Clean, fresh water is part of our heritage — and it’s an important part of what makes our area and our state such a great place to live. But unfortunately, pollution is contaminating our drinking water, lakes, rivers and streams.