Carts from various haulers line a St. Anthony street on a recent Wednesday garbage day. Such a varied scene will be no more as the city switches to organized waste collection April 1, with single haulers assigned to specific zones in the city. (Mike Munzenrider/Bulletin)
Organized waste collection system takes effect April 1
Garbage day in St. Anthony will start early and run late March 25-27 as haulers pick up some residents' carts and replace them with new ones as the city switches to organized waste and recycling collection beginning Wednesday, April 1.
New Brighton is splitting its former five voting precincts into eight in order to reduce the number of potential voters each precinct serves. The Pulte Homes development at the New Brighton Exchange will be in P5. Polling places for the new precinct map have yet to be determined; city staff expect to have them nailed down by summer. (Map courtesy of the city of New Brighton)
Polling places yet to be determined, new map has eight precincts
New Brighton is nearly doubling its number of voting precincts in order to reduce the number of voters that each precinct serves, with the goal of reducing processing errors and voter confusion.
An artist rendering shows what the home exteriors in the Easton Village neighborhood are expected to look like when construction is completed. (submitted graphic)
The 217 housing units will be priced in $400,000 range
Following a lengthy, and at times heated debate, Lake Elmo City Council members approved a final plat for the first phase of the Easton Village residential development to be located within the Village Planning Area.
From left, Nathon Bailey, Judy and Jim Phillips, with other family and friends, speak to the media following Lyle "Ty" Hoffman's sentencing for the killing of Kelly L. Phillips. Said Jim Phillips, "Our part in this is over, for the most part ... We're just happy to be able to put this aside a little bit and maybe live a normal life." (Mike Munzenrider/Bulletin)
Lyle "Ty" Hoffman
Ramsey County District Court Judge George Stephenson sentenced Lyle "Ty" Hoffman to 25 1/2 years in prisonon Tuesday for the Aug. 11, 2014, shooting and killing of Kelly L. Phillips at an Arden Hills Holiday gas station.