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February is the best time to prune your trees – never prune in April, May or June.

According to Ramsey County Master Gardener Volunteers, February is the best time to prune your trees. 

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Sunday, January 31, 2021 - 8:32 a.m.

Ready to recycle: What to do with disposable cups, straws and utensils

With many types of disposable cups, straws and utensils available, trying to figure out how to dispose of them can be confusing. Ramsey County has sorted it out for you.

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Sunday, January 31, 2021 - 8:31 a.m.

BizRecycling helps Pavilion on Berry recycle better

Pavilion on Berry is an apartment community offering comfortable, off-campus housing for University of Minnesota students and surrounding colleges. In 2019, Pavilion on Berry management staff had significant issues with finding non-recyclable materials in the recycling.

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Sunday, January 31, 2021 - 8:29 a.m.

Ramsey County Library named Star Library for the eighth consecutive year

The Library is one of three in Minnesota to be named a Star Library for 2020.

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Friday, January 29, 2021 - 9:05 a.m.

Apply for seasonal use of county land through the SummerLands project

Ramsey County is making some land available for seasonal community use. Priority applications due by Feb. 28.

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Thursday, January 28, 2021 - 7:59 a.m.

Recycling & Energy Center virtual tour now available

Take a virtual tour of the cutting-edge Ramsey/Washington Recycling & Energy Center.

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Wednesday, January 27, 2021 - 2:31 p.m.

Robert Adney and Megan Mitchell receive employee achievement awards

The award was presented during the Jan. 26 board of commissioners meeting.

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Tuesday, January 26, 2021 - 1:34 p.m.

Libraries to transition to new all-in-one app

The change to Libby by OverDrive will take two months.

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Monday, January 25, 2021 - 2:24 p.m.

Lifeguard certification course dates announced

Four lifeguard certification course dates are available this spring in Ramsey County. 

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Monday, January 25, 2021 - 11:00 a.m.

Jan. 26 town hall seeks community input on parks system

Parks & Recreation is looking for the community's help to realize its 21st Century Parks Vision, starting with a virtual town hall on January 26.

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Monday, January 25, 2021 - 9:04 a.m.

New regional park winter maps available

This winter, Ramsey County’s parks have been busier than ever. New winter maps for the regional parks are now available, which will make it easier to identify which trails are open for different activities this season.

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Friday, January 22, 2021 - 2:07 p.m.

Board proclaims Jan. 19 as National Day of Racial Healing

The National Day of Racial Healing is in conjunction with others throughout the United States.

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Tuesday, January 19, 2021 - 8:47 a.m.

Free COVID-19 testing at Roy Wilkins Auditorium

Testing is available seven days a week, with results provided by Vault Health via email or by phone within 24-48 hours.

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Friday, January 15, 2021 - 3:57 p.m.

Danny Givens named first Director of Transforming Systems Together

He will begin serving in the new position on Jan. 25 reporting to County Manager Ryan O’Connor. 

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Friday, January 15, 2021 - 2:46 p.m.

Parks & Recreation partners with Tree Trust to address emerald ash borers

Beginning this month, crews will start to remove 400 ash trees located at designated Ramsey County Parks & Recreation sites, including parks, golf courses and arena parking lots. The project will prevent further spread of emerald ash borers (EAB), an invasive species that damages and kills ash trees.

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Friday, January 15, 2021 - 1:19 p.m.

Board declared Jan. 13 as Karen New Year Day in the county

The proclamation was read on Jan. 12 at the board meeting.

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Tuesday, January 12, 2021 - 11:58 a.m.

Equity Action Circle provides recommendations for COVID-19 response

The report includes goals, objectives and recommendations to address community needs related to the pandemic.

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Friday, January 8, 2021 - 10:32 a.m.

Commissioners take oath of office, Carter re-elected board chair for 2021

Commissioners Nicole Joy Frethem, Mary Jo McGuire and Victoria Reinhardt took the oath of office for their 2021-2024 terms on Jan. 5.

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Tuesday, January 5, 2021 - 11:41 a.m.

January is National Radon Action Month

Order a radon test kit from Saint Paul-Ramsey County Public Health to test levels in your home.

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Monday, January 4, 2021 - 9:47 a.m.

Proper disposal of holiday trees and greenery

With the continued threat of the Elongate Hemlock Scale, an invasive tree insect, the Minnesota Department of Agriculture advises that you not leave your evergreen holiday tree in your yard all winter.

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Friday, January 1, 2021 - 3:53 p.m.