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Posted on: June 30, 2022

4th of July Party in the Park - Traffic Impacts Update

Fireworks traffic map area

On July 4, the Roseville Party in the Park and Fireworks will return. For the safety of all in attendance, the following traffic adjustments will be made:

No eastbound parking will be allowed at the following locations: 

  • Oakcrest Avenue between Dunlap Street and Lexington Avenue
  • Brooks Avenue between Dunlap Street and Lexington Avenue
  • Transit Avenue between Dunlap Street and Lexington Avenue
  • Sextant Av...
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Posted on: June 29, 2022

Volunteers Needed for 4th of July Festivities at Central Park

4th of July Volunteers Needed as Central Park

Volunteers are needed for this year's 4th of July festivities at Central Park.

Firework path blockers – volunteers are needed to ensure park users do not go beyond the firework safety barriers. Paths will be well signed, however, a volunteer will be needed to ensure no one goes through the firework barriers. Volunteers wil...

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Posted on: June 16, 2022

Juneteenth Celebration - @ The ROG


Do Good Roseville is hosting its 5th Juneteenth event in Roseville.

This year, the group is partnering with the City of Roseville and M Health Fairview.

June 19th, 4-8pm 

Frank Rog Amphitheatre

About Juneteenth: 

Abraham Lincoln signed the Emancipation Proclamation on January 1, 1863, which gave freedom to a...

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Posted on: June 7, 2022

Run for the Roses: Run, Roll or Volunteer!


We are looking forward to another fantastic race this summer with runners and walkers navigating their way through the streets and park trails of our beautiful Roseville community. This year’s event will be on Saturday, June 25, 2022 at 7:55 a.m.

The 2022 Run for the Roses- 10K, 5K & Kids Fun Run is almost here! This outstanding community event would not be possible without the support of tremendous volunteers. 

This year we are actively seeking volunteers in the following areas:&n...

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Posted on: June 2, 2022

Free Kids Gardening Classes


Kids, grab an adult and join us for free gardening classes at the community orchard located at the Central Park Muriel Sahlin Arboretum. Learn what to plant and how to care for a garden, then enjoy the fruits of your labor.

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Posted on: June 2, 2022

Matthew Johnson Named Roseville Parks and Recreation Director

Matt Johnson - 2022

On June 3, 2022, Matthew Johnson will officially serve the City of Roseville as the new Parks and Recreation Director. Johnson will replace Lonnie Brokke, who recently announced his retirement after serving Roseville for 32 years.

Johnson has been with Roseville since 2013 and has held a variety of roles with the City. In 2018, Johnson was promoted to the Assistant Parks and Recreation Director.

Over the past four years, Matt has gained a thorough understanding of the Department’s o...

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Posted on: March 23, 2022

Accelerated Emerald Ash Borer program moves forward

Green EAB ribbon on tree

As the contractor prepares to begin the accelerated removal program for Emerald Ash Borer, you are invited to participate in a community conversation: Mar 29, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. at City Hall.

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Posted on: March 15, 2022

More Than Just a Summer Job: Apply with City of Roseville


Roseville Parks and Recreation Commissioner Greg Hoag encourages young people to consider working for a parks and recreation department, not just for the paycheck, but also as the first step into a rewarding career.

I would not be where I am at today if it weren’t for my first job at the City of Roseville,” claims Greg Hoag, a Roseville Parks and Recreation Commissioner and current manager of a neighboring parks and recreation department. Hoag sta...

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Parks & Recreation
Posted on: November 19, 2021

City of Roseville hosts legislators to tour MN OVAL for funding proposal

The committee is responsible for approving funding for outdated infrastructure at MN OVAL.

This week, state lawmakers from the House Capital Investment Committee toured The MN OVAL to learn more about a bonding proposal to fund essential upgrades trimmed from the 2019/2020 bonding bill.

The request includes financing for aging infrastructure and renovations to bathroom facilities that will improve access and accessibility.

Because of legislative support, $3.9 million was included in the 2020 bonding bull for repairs to the MN OVAL.

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Posted on: February 23, 2022

Mayor, Council present "State of the City" address

Mayor, Council deliver Roseville State of the City Address

In this year’s State of the City Address, Mayor Dan Roe, City Council members, and City of Roseville staff co-created a video presentation that reviews the work of the City through our long-held community aspirations.

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Posted on: February 11, 2022

City of Roseville Continues Work to Rename City Park

Pocahontas Park sign

At its January 31 meeting, Roseville City Council offered input to the Parks and Rec Commission on renaming Pocahontas Park to better reflect aspects of the City. The Commission began looking into the issue after residents raised concerns over the issue.

City policy states that City Parks be named after natural habitat, geographic location or appropriate nondescript terminology, such as acronyms or the joining of two words, names or activities. Only under “certain and exceptional circumstances” will consi...

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Council & Commissions
Posted on: February 18, 2022

Join a Commission - Apply Today

Commission Screengrab

Why should you apply to become a City of Roseville Board Commissioner? We can't answer that for you, but these phenomenal City commissioners sure can. Take a look below and see if you would like a "seat at the table."

There are three open commissioner positions open in the City of Roseville. 

  • Finance Commission
  • Parks and Recreation Commission
  • Public Works, Environment, and Transportation (PWET) Commission

Application deadline is March 7, 2022. In order to be consi...

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