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Free COVID-19 testing at Aldrich Arena

Free testing will be available in September and October..Testing is open to everyone, with or without symptoms, no insurance and no ID required. 

Posted on
Thursday, September 24, 2020 - 5:14 p.m.

Community conversation Sept. 28 about food security and basic needs

The virtual conversation will include an update on the county’s work to address priority areas identified this spring through community engagement.

Posted on
Monday, September 21, 2020 - 10:11 a.m.

Ramsey County part of statewide COVID-19 survey

Randomly selected Ramsey County households will be among the 180 sites in the state teams of public health professionals will be visiting for the in-person survey. Residents of households selected will also be offered free COVID-19 tests. 

Posted on
Tuesday, September 15, 2020 - 3:08 p.m.

Beaches to close for season on Sept. 8

Beach season is admittedly short this year, but there's still some time to get those summertime splashes in. Beaches will close for the season on Tuesday, September 8. Most beach locations will have swim-area buoys in place through Monday, September 7.

Posted on
Thursday, September 3, 2020 - 6:43 p.m.

Free masks available at Aug. 29 A Mask for Everyone event

Adult size masks will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Reserved masks will also be available for pick up by people who submitted a request online prior to Aug. 24.

Posted on
Wednesday, August 26, 2020 - 5:20 p.m.

Discovery Hollow Nature Play Area reopens Aug. 20

Discovery Hollow Nature Play Area at Tamarack Nature Center has reopened after a temporary closure due to COVID-19 and an improvement project.

Posted on
Thursday, August 20, 2020 - 12:32 p.m.

Redesigned Service Centers now open with in-person assistance, computer access

The centers offer comprehensive in-person assistance with connections to county programs. They also have computer workstations available by reservation.

Posted on
Monday, August 17, 2020 - 10:30 a.m.

Aug. 25 virtual town hall provides information on Child Support Services

The town hall will be hosted by the COVID-19 Racial Equity and Community Engagement Response Team and held via Zoom.

Posted on
Thursday, August 13, 2020 - 12:53 p.m.

A Mask for Everyone: Donate or request a free cloth mask

Donate new, unused masks to help ensure all individuals and families in Ramsey County have access to cloth face masks to slow the spread of COVID-19

Posted on
Wednesday, August 12, 2020 - 10:00 a.m.

Free home meal delivery available for people impacted by COVID-19

Healthy home-delivered meals are available to qualifying residents free of charge from five community partners.

Posted on
Monday, August 10, 2020 - 10:47 a.m.

Free COVID-19 testing in August

The drive-thru and walk-up testing is open to anyone, with or without symptoms. The testing is free, no insurance is needed and is available on Saturdays at Aldrich Arena in Maplewood and Sundays at Washington Technology Magnet School in Saint Paul. 

Posted on
Monday, August 3, 2020 - 4:36 p.m.

Community Career Labs launch in Saint Paul and Ramsey County

Labs will provide free workforce support to job seekers and residents following adverse economic impacts and job losses caused by COVID-19.

Posted on
Monday, August 3, 2020 - 10:37 a.m.

Free face masks available for businesses

Ramsey County is distributing masks to minority-owned businesses and businesses serving our most racially diverse communities. All businesses may also pick up masks at one of several distribution sites.

Posted on
Monday, July 27, 2020 - 9:21 a.m.

Rent and mortgage assistance is available for those affected by COVID-19

Increased financial assistance is available for Ramsey County residents who have lost income due to COVID-19 and need help paying for housing costs.

Posted on
Wednesday, July 22, 2020 - 12:24 p.m.

Visitors at Ramsey County sites required to wear face coverings as of July 21

Visitors are required to wear face coverings in any building owned, leased or managed by Ramsey County. If you do not have a mask, one will be provided for free.

Posted on
Monday, July 20, 2020 - 2:02 p.m.

COVID-19 trusted messenger and media partnership launches

Ramsey County is partnering with community organizations to provide culturally and linguistically appropriate information and resources about COVID-19, resources and services.

Posted on
Wednesday, July 15, 2020 - 12:51 p.m.

Free DIY Day Camp kicks off July 13

Tamarack Nature Center is moving day camp online through a new series that is free for all participants. Do-It-Yourself Day Camp transforms some of Tamarack’s favorite in-person sessions into a virtual adventure that is free for all to participate in.

Posted on
Friday, July 10, 2020 - 4:37 p.m.

Community volunteers sew gowns for Care Center

Community volunteers have donated 200 handmade reusable gowns to the Ramsey County Care Center. More than 50 volunteers from several community groups worked on the project coordinated by the Suburban Ramsey Emergency Coalition. 

Posted on
Friday, July 10, 2020 - 4:34 p.m.

County beaches and playgrounds reopen July 2

Beaches and playgrounds will open with public health measures in place to slow the spread of COVID-19.

Posted on
Wednesday, July 1, 2020 - 11:29 a.m.

Parks & Recreation reservations open at limited capacity

Posted on
Friday, June 12, 2020 - 12:58 p.m.

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