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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Planning Commission Hosting Special Meetings

Zoning Project

The Roseville Planning Commission invites residents to two special meetings to hear about potential changes to the city’s zoning code. The meetings will be held virtually on May 13 and June 10 at 7:00 p.m.

The meetings are in addition to the commission’s regularly scheduled meetings on May 5 and June 2. 

Consulting firm HKGi will present recommendations to Planning Commission members regarding residential and non-residential zoning code ch...

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Water Efficiency Rebates

Lawn Sprinkler Head

Are your sprinklers leaking, spraying in the wrong direction or running during a rain storm? Are you tired of high water bills? The City of Roseville's Water Efficiency Rebate Program may be able to help.

Homes with automatic irrigation systems use about 50 percent more water than homes without them. Older controllers with timers turn the water on even when the soil is at peak moisture or when it is raining. Broken sprinkler heads leak or spray water on to...

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Posted on: April 28, 2021

Free Document Shredding

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Residents, protect yourself from identity theft with a free solution from the City of Roseville. Roseville is working with Shred-N-Go to offer free document shredding for residents on Saturday, May 15 from 9:00 a.m. to noon.

Sorry no business documents accepted.

To help protect against COVID-19, residents are asked to place documents in the trunk of their vehicle or in the bed of their truck. Crews will unload the paper into a secured cart. Documents will be shredded on site a...

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Students: Speak Out – Creative Arts

Sophie Hopper art

Congratulations to three middle-school students who took part in the Roseville Human Rights, Inclusion and Engagement Commission’s creative arts project. The trio was recognized at the May 3 City Council meeting.

Last fall, the HRIEC invited students living in or attending a Roseville Area School to create something that addressed the upheaval and unrest that took place in 2020: the death of George Floyd (and other people of color), protests against police brutali...

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Passport to Play and Playground Games Galore

Games Galore Camp

Kids, we’ve got a summer full of fun planned for you. Join Roseville Parks and Recreations for mornings of fun at Passport to Play camps or afternoons of fun at the Games Galore camps.

Passport to Play camps meet Monday through Thursday from 9:00 a.m. to noon. We offer entertaining games, creative activities, science projects and outdoor adventures. 

Playground Games Galore camps meet Monday through Thursday from 1:00 to 4:00 p....

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Posted on: April 28, 2021

Public Works Projects News

Street Reconstruction

Stay on top of the latest news regarding Roseville’s Public Works projects. Residents can subscribe to have updates and information delivered right to their email or sent to their cell phones via text message.

Visit www.cityofroseville.com/receiveupdates and click either the email or cell phone icon next to Public Works Projects Updates to select how you would like to receive updates.

For 2021, updates will primarily focus on project that are expected to have an...

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Posted on: April 28, 2021

May is Building Safety Month

Building Inspection

This May, the City of Roseville is recognizing Building Safety Month by participating in the International Code Council’s annual campaign to raise awareness about building safety.

This year’s campaign, “Prevent, Prepare, Protect” highlights the importance of building codes for providing a strong and resilient built environment.

Homes and buildings that are built in compliance with building safety codes,...

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Posted on: April 28, 2021

Skate Park Opening May 7

Skatepark

Skateboarders, bikers and inline skaters, Roseville’s Skate Park is opening on Friday, May 7. Challenge yourself at our exciting skate park. Entry to the skate park is free.

The Skating Center is open daily but hours may vary; visit www.cityofroseville.com/skateschedule or call 651-792-7191 for times and special event information.

The city will comply with the latest CDC and Minnesota Department of Health capacity limits, so e...

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Posted on: April 28, 2021

City Announces Modified Rosefest for 2021

Rosefest 2021

As a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the City of Roseville will be offering a modified Rosefest for 2021 from June 23-27 that features a Medallion Hunt, 5K run, golf tournament, concerts, live theater and more.

Specific event details will be announced at www.cityofroseville.com/rosefest as soon as information is available.  

Due to the overall concern for community safety and the inability to manage distancing and masking, the Rose Parade and the July 4t...

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Posted on: April 28, 2021

Garlic Mustard Removal

Garlic Mustard Pulling

Reservoir Woods is a special place in the community. It’s an ideal place to watch birds and other wildlife and is home to a diverse array of native plants. Unfortunately garlic mustard is threatening the plant diversity.

Garlic Mustard is an invasive species that crowds out native plants, tree seedlings and woodland plants. It is an aggressive plant that can quickly take over an area. Fortunately garlic mustard can be managed by pulling plants and preventing it from produ...

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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 22, 2021

County Road B Roadwork Set to Begin

XCel Gas Pipe Install 2

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

Rosebrook exterior

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

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 27, 2021

Upcoming Meetings and Events

Virtual Meeting

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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