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Posted on: April 21, 2021

A Message to the Community Re: Chauvin Trial Verdict

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The jury in the Derek Chauvin trial has rendered its verdict. Derek Chauvin has been found guilty of the murder of George Floyd. Accountability has been served through the criminal justice system, but much more work must be done

for true justice to prevail for all members of our community.

I grieve for the senseless loss of George Floyd’s life. The murder of George Floyd has been traumatic and painful for our community, state, and the world.  Nothing will bring George Flo...

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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Clean Up Day in Roseville

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Roseville residents can bring unwanted items to the Dale Street Soccer Fields parking lot, 2555 Dale St., for Roseville's Clean Up Day on Saturday, April 24. Crews will be there from 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

This year only, residents can dispose of mattresses and box springs for free.

Residents are requested to wear mask and to stay in their vehicles while workers unload and sort items.

General LoadCar: $14Minivan/SUV: $26Trailer (4x4x8): $36Pickup Truck: $36

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Earth Day at HANC

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Celebrate Earth Day. Join us at Harriet Alexander Nature Center (HANC) on Saturday, April 24 from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. for a fun-filled day that celebrates the planet and HANC’s thirty-first birthday.

This year’s all-outdoor event includes music by Will Hale and the Tadpole Parade, guided hikes along the boardwalk, socially distanced activity stations and a take-home DIY craft and birthday treat.

Harriet Alexander Nature Center is located at 2...

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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Kite Day in the Park

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Bring your family and friends and rediscover the forgotten pleasure of kite flying. Roseville Parks and Recreation invites you to a kite flying extravaganza on Saturday, April 24 from 10:00 to noon.

Meet us at Central Park - Victoria Ballfields, 2940 Victoria Ave. Bring your own kite, or kids can receive a free kite from the Kiwanis Club of Roseville and Do Good Roseville, while supplies last.

The event is free, but registration is required to ensure ...

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Posted on: April 22, 2021

County Road B Roadwork Set to Begin

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Work is expected to start April 26 in Roseville as Xcel Energy begins replacing a gas line under County Road B between Lexington Ave. and Rice St. Work will begin at the Lexington Ave. intersection for the first week.

The project then moves to Rice St. and continues working towards the west to Lexington Ave. Work is expected to continue into October and will impact traffic along County Road B.

In coordination with the work being done by Xcel, the City of Roseville will ...

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Posted on: April 22, 2021

Roseville B3 City Award Winner

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Roseville’s commitment to energy efficiency is paying off. Not only is the city seeing significant reduction in energy usage, which means financial savings, the city is also being recognized for its efforts.

On April 14, the City of Roseville was honored by the State of Minnesota’s Best of Buildings, Benchmarks, and Beyond (B3) Benchmarking for a Local Government.

Roseville was recognized for decreasing energy usage by 26 percent from its 2018 baseli...

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Posted on: April 22, 2021

Pandemic Impact on Business

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As the pandemic forced us to live, work and connect online, broadband networks saw historic growth in traffic. Looking at the future of connectivity, it is more important than ever for businesses to be prepared.

The City of Roseville invites businesses to a free webinar on Wednesday, April 28 from 7:30 to 8:30 a.m. Jonathan Wendroff, Director of Enterprise Sales at Comcast Business, and Chris Hanna, Director of Sales Engineering at Comcast Business, will lead a d...

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Posted on: April 22, 2021

RSVL A/D Launches Second Series

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Building on the momentum of its first Dementia: Caring & Coping During the Pandemic series, the Roseville Alzheimer’s and Dementia Community Action Team (RSVL A/D) has announced a second series of the popular webcast.

RSVL A/D is once again partnering with Alzheimer’s Speaks to make the webcast available at alzheimersspeaks.com. Replays will also be accessible on the Alzheimer’s Speaks YouTube channel at www.youtube.com/AlzheimersSpeaks. Alzheimer&a...

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Celebrating Volunteerism

Volunteer Week 2021

Thank you, volunteers! National Volunteer Week is April 18-24. The City of Roseville is fortunate to have thousands of volunteers who help make Roseville a great place to live, work and play.

Volunteers are extraordinary and the benefits of volunteering are enormous. Volunteers help people in need, and they provide support to worthwhile causes in a community. But a hidden secret of volunteers is that oftentimes the benefits can be even greater...

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Hydrant Flushing

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The Roseville Public Works Department is hard at work. Each year, the city flushes all 1,750 fire hydrants to make sure they work properly and to flush out mineral deposits from the distribution system.

Hydrants are flushed each spring after the city sweeps the streets of sand and debris that has accumulated over the winter months.

On rare occasions, the water may be discolored when you turn on the tap following hydrant flushing in your neighborhood. If t...

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Posted on: April 22, 2021

Unwanted Solicitations

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Around this time of year, City of Roseville staff get complaints from homeowners who have door-to-door salespeople pressuring them to buy products or services.

In the springtime, complaints usually are about salespeople trying to sell lawn services, tree trimming or other landscaping and home improvement projects. Some solicitors target senior citizens and try to scare them into making immediate decisions about ...

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Roseville Charts 2022 Budget Path

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The City of Roseville has released its 2022 budget calendar. Over the next several months, the City Council will hold meetings to listen to the community, identify priorities, and review strategies for the 2022 budget.

In addition to City Council meetings, the Finance Commission, which meets the second Tuesday of the month, will discuss the budget at several of its meetings.

With the level of investment the city makes in its annual budget, it is important for residents a...

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Fire Department Seeking Applications

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Do you have what it takes to be a Roseville firefighter? The City of Roseville is seeking applications for fulltime firefighters. The Deadline to apply is April 22, with interviews the following week.

Eligibility requirement include Firefighter I and II certifications, emergency medical technician and hazardous materials. Preferred training includes a paramedic license. Roseville firefighters respond to more than 5,000 medical, rescue and fire calls pe...

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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Free HHW Collections

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Many products used to maintain a home, yard or vehicle or to control pests are hazardous. Getting rid of any of those unwanted products can be a challenge. Ramsey County offers an easy, free solution.

Residents can drop off unwanted household hazardous waste materials at a free Ramsey County HHW collection site for safe disposal.

Items accepted include antifreeze, batteries (all types), bug killers/repellents, cell phones, cleaners, cooking oil (must be...

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

A Message to the Community

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From City Manager Patrick Trudgeon
On behalf of the City of Roseville, we send our deepest sympathies to the family of Daunte Wright, who at 20 years of age lost his life in a traffic stop with a Brooklyn Center police officer.

We stand with Brooklyn Center and our extended community as we endure another painful interaction between law enforcement and a person of color.

We recognize the pain and trauma communities of color are continuing to endure. We recognize and validate the c...

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Posted on: March 30, 2021

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. Meeting times and locations are subject to change. Contact the City of Roseville at 651-792-7001 if you have questions.

Meetings will be conducted through the Zoom webinar platform. Members of the public who wish to comment during the meeting are asked to register at www.cityofroseville.com/attendmeeting. Zoom meeting information will be posted in the calendar notification...

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