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Reuse tips for back-to-school

Do you have kiddos heading back to school next month? Consider your impact on the environment. Here are five easy tips that can help you waste less and save some money!

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Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 2:36 p.m.

Local engineering firm reduces trash, saves $2,400 a year

Short Elliot Hendrickson (SEH) is a large engineering and architecture firm headquartered in Vadnais Heights. The firm received a BizRecycling grant in 2018 to improve their recycling and start food scraps collection at its headquarters.

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Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 2:32 p.m.

Volunteer recruitment open for Fright Farm

The Ramsey County Sheriff's Foundation is recruiting volunteers to support Fright Farm 2017. New volunteer information meetings will be held on Aug. 16 and Sept. 6 at 6:30 p.m. at Ramsey County Extension Barn (2020 White Bear Avenue). 

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Monday, July 31, 2017 - 2:17 p.m.

Organic waste collection added to Arden Hills

Organic waste collection begins at Arden Hills yard waste site.

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Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 1:38 p.m.

Book It! 5K Walk/Run Sept. 16 at RCL - Roseville

Runners, walkers and readers are invited to the eighth annual Book It! 5K Walk/Run on Saturday, September 16! It will be held at the Ramsey County Library - Roseville location from 9 a.m.-noon. 

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Monday, July 24, 2017 - 1:42 p.m.

Provide feedback on Parks and Recreation system plan

The Ramsey County Parks and Recreation system plan is being updated to reflect current and future community needs. Please take a few moments to participate in our planning survey.

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Monday, July 24, 2017 - 10:30 a.m.

Mental Health crisis services

Mental health crisis services are available 24/7 for all Ramsey County adults and children. 

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Friday, July 21, 2017 - 10:17 a.m.

Public feedback needed on 2018 Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan

Ramsey County's department of Emergency Management & Homeland Security invites residents, organizations and public safety partners located in Ramsey County to provide feedback on the county's Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plan.

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Wednesday, July 19, 2017 - 10:42 a.m.

July 16-22 proclaimed Community Corrections, Probation and Parole Week

The board of commissioners has issued a proclamation declaring July 16-22 as Community Corrections, Probation and Parole Week. 

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Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 3:06 p.m.

Free job seeker workshops at the Ramsey County Workforce Centers in August

Several free workshops are available for job seekers on an ongoing basis at the Saint Paul Workforce Center and North Saint Paul Workforce Development Center. 

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Monday, July 17, 2017 - 11:46 a.m.

Riverview Corridor community meetings on Aug. 9 and 10

The policy advisory committee will host community meetings in August to share results of the detailed evaluation of route and vehicle options. 

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Monday, July 17, 2017 - 8:40 a.m.

Tony Schmidt Boat Launch repair work July 11

The boat launch at Tony Schmidt Regional Park will be closed July 11.

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Monday, July 10, 2017 - 8:00 a.m.

Free job seeker workshops at the Ramsey County Workforce Centers in July

Several free workshops are available for job seekers on an ongoing basis at the Saint Paul WorkForce Center and North Saint Paul Workforce Development Center.

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Monday, July 3, 2017 - 9:15 a.m.

Grant funding available to help schools to reduce waste

Over the next two years, Ramsey County will be offering funding and technical assistance to public school districts and charter schools to reduce their trash and enhance reuse opportunities.

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Saturday, July 1, 2017 - 9:28 a.m.

Costco warehouse in Maplewood committed to waste reduction

Last year, Jennifer Edman, Costco supervisor at the Maplewood location, reached out to BizRecycling to help improve Maplewood Costco’s recycling. The Maplewood location had already been collecting recyclable and compostable items and donating unsold food to Second Harvest Heartland (a food bank) for several years, but Edman knew there was still opportunity to do more. After a visit with a recycling specialist, Edman discovered that all food scraps could be composted.

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Friday, June 30, 2017 - 12:01 p.m.

Food saving tips: Storing, freezing, refreshing and using up bread

From flat bread to focaccia, from buns to baguettes — bread is a simple and nourishing staple that accompanies numerous dishes across many cuisines. Consider these tips for storing, freezing, refreshing and using up bread.

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Friday, June 30, 2017 - 8:31 a.m.

2016 Popular Annual Financial Report now available

Learn about the county’s 2016 financials, service highlights and major initiatives.​​

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Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 5:28 p.m.

Retiring Medical Director's legacy is client-centered care

Dr. Neal Holtan is retiring after 29 years as Medical Director at Saint Paul – Ramsey County Public Health.

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Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 3:32 p.m.

104th Annual Ramsey County Fair July 12-16

The 104th Annual Ramsey County Fair will take place from July 12-16 at the county fairgrounds in Maplewood.

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Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 5:03 p.m.

Tech-savvy volunteers needed for Fix-It Clinics

Are you good at repairing software or hardware problems on smartphones, tablets or laptops? We need tech-savvy volunteers for Fix-It Clinics.

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Tuesday, June 27, 2017 - 11:14 a.m.