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Common Storage Violations and Practical Compliance Options

Ramsey County inspection staff enforce the same hazardous waste generator regulations that apply state wide. The most common violations inspectors see are easily and inexpensively corrected.

Posted on
Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 3:10 p.m.

April is Child Abuse Prevention Month

Did you know? A report of child abuse happens every 10 seconds in the United States. Reports of child abuse have steadily increased in Ramsey County and Minnesota over the past four years. Ramsey County Child Protection intake and case management staff respond to reports and offer assistance to local families 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 

Posted on
Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 12:18 p.m.

Parks & Recreation playgrounds closed until further notice

All Ramsey County Parks & Recreation playgrounds, including Discovery Hollow at Tamarack Nature Center, will be closed until further notice. The closure is intended to help reduce the spread of coronavirus and protect the health and safety of the community.

Posted on
Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 12:44 p.m.

Volunteering to serve our community during the COVID-19 pandemic

Ramsey County is evaluating the best way to engage volunteers in our organization during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

Posted on
Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 12:21 p.m.

Property tax and valuation process changes due to COVID-19

The county is working with local and state partners on options to create flexibility for taxpayers facing financial hardship

Posted on
Tuesday, March 31, 2020 - 10:04 a.m.

I-94 closure between Highway 280 and I-35E April 3-6

A signed detour will be in place using Highway 280, Highway 36 and I-35E.

Posted on
Friday, March 27, 2020 - 12:10 p.m.

Respite facility for unsheltered adults at Mary Hall to open March 27

The location will provide 24/7 symptom monitoring, meals, security and transportation to and from the site for individuals experiencing homelessness. 

Posted on
Thursday, March 26, 2020 - 1:32 p.m.

2020 road construction and maintenance projects announced

In 2020, the county will lead or participate in 50 projects that will improve transportation in the east metro.

Posted on
Tuesday, March 24, 2020 - 10:56 a.m.

New service plan in effect in response to coronavirus pandemic

Service delivery will minimize person-to-person contact while providing effective and equitable operations during the coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic.

Posted on
Friday, March 20, 2020 - 5:08 p.m.

March 17 message from Ramsey County Manager Ryan O’Connor

Posted on
Monday, March 16, 2020 - 11:37 p.m.

Ramsey County to suspend non-emergency walk-up services through March 23

Beginning Tuesday, March 17, Ramsey County will suspend all walk-up services except for emergency and 24/7 operations. Phone-based and online services will still be available. 

Posted on
Monday, March 16, 2020 - 11:21 p.m.

Saint Paul - Ramsey County Public Health Guidance on COVID-19

Saint Paul – Ramsey County Public Health is following guidance from the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) related to mitigation of COVID-19.

Posted on
Friday, March 13, 2020 - 3:56 p.m.

I-94 ramps at Dale Street close March 23 for bridge reconstruction

Work begins in March to rebuild Dale Street between Iglehart and University avenues. Several closures and traffic changes will begin in late March to prepare for construction.

Posted on
Friday, March 13, 2020 - 9:45 a.m.

Kathy Hedin named Director of Public Health

She has served as the department's interim director and a member of the county's senior management team since June 2019

Posted on
Monday, March 9, 2020 - 11:25 a.m.

First presumptive case of COVID-19 in Minnesota and Ramsey County

The Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) has confirmed Minnesota’s first presumptive case of novel coronavirus, COVID-19. The case, an older adult resident of Ramsey County, recently traveled on a cruise ship with a known COVID-19 case. 

Posted on
Friday, March 6, 2020 - 3:21 p.m.

2020 recycling guide coming to your mailbox

Keep the guide as a handy reference on household recycling and other recycling services offered to county residents.

Posted on
Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 8:36 a.m.

County buildings to observe Earth Hour

Twenty-three Ramsey County-owned facilities will go dark on March 28 from 8:30 to 9:30 p.m for Earth Hour.

Posted on
Wednesday, March 4, 2020 - 2:46 p.m.

Presidential primary election results

Results will be available on the Minnesota Secretary of State's website. 

Posted on
Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 1:05 p.m.

Vote today in the presidential primary

Polls are open from 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. for the presidential primary. 

Posted on
Tuesday, March 3, 2020 - 7:00 a.m.

Sign up for a Gardening Class

Are you ready to dig into your yard and garden? Or just excited to see something green and growing again? The Ramsey County Master Gardeners offer classes covering everything from vegetable and herb gardening, to home composting, to houseplant care, to pollinator habitat. 

Posted on
Monday, March 2, 2020 - 9:46 a.m.