Board Workshops & Discussions

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Workshops and discussions are informative presentations by the county departments and/or service teams to the board of commissioners that are often tied to the county’s strategic priorities. The presentations serve the following purposes:

  • To provide in-depth informational session to educate county board on topics of a strategic nature to the county.
  • To establish a foundation for policy/programmatic direction and/or future county board action.
  • To seek input on and/or guidance for future direction.

Workshops and discussions and held on Tuesdays and are open to the public. These take place at the Saint Paul City Hall and Ramsey County Courthouse in Suite 220 (2nd floor).

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Workshop and discussion materials

Morning workshops start immediately following the conclusion of board meetings.

All documents are in PDF format.

Date Time Topic Materials
December 3, 2019 10:15 a.m. (estimated) Affordable Housing Opportunities and Resource Alignment Materials
November 26, 2019 9:45 a.m. (estimated) Update on Voter and Census Engagement  Materials
November 19, 2019 9:45 a.m. (estimated) 2020 Legislative Platforms Materials
November 12, 2019 9:45 a.m. (estimated) 2020-2021 Proposed Budget: Transforming Systems Together, 21st Century Parks, Residents First Materials
1:30 p.m. Veteran Homelessness in Ramsey County Materials
November 5, 2019 10 a.m. (estimated) Ramsey County, GREATER MSP, and Greater Metropolitan Workforce Council Partnership Materials
1:30 p.m. Community and Economic Development and Workforce Solutions Joint Update Materials
October 22, 2019 10 a.m. (estimated) Ramsey County Options to Reduce Use of Criminal Fines and Fees Materials
October 8, 2019 9:45 a.m. (estimated) Tuberculosis Update Materials
1:30 p.m. Ramsey County Transit Portfolio - Status and Financial Projection Materials
September 24, 2019 9:45 a.m. (estimated) Historic Buildings - 2019-Status Materials
1:30 p.m. Partner Updates: Ramsey County Historical Society and University of Minnesota Extension Materials
September 17, 2019 9:45 a.m. (estimated) Affordable Housing Materials
August 20, 2019 9:45 a.m. (estimated) Transforming Systems Together Materials
August 13, 2019 10:45 a.m.(estimated) 21st Century Parks & Recreation System Materials
July 23, 2019 10 a.m. (estimated) Innovations in Prosecution Materials
1:30 p.m. Riversedge (Riverfront Property) Master Developer Update Materials 
July 9, 2019 9:45 a.m. (estimated) Progress Report on Contracting and Workforce Inclusion Goals Materials
June 18, 2019 10 a.m. (estimated) Briefing on Homelessness Materials
June 11, 2019 9:45 a.m. (estimated) 2020 Proposed State Bonding Requests Materials
1:30 p.m. Recycling & Energy Financing  Materials
May 28, 2019 9:45 a.m. (estimated) Boys Totem Town Closure Materials
May 21, 2019 9:45 a.m. (estimated) Advisory Councils Work Plan Materials 
May 7, 2019 10 a.m. (estimated) Vadnais Sports Center Turf Facility  Materials
1:30 p.m. Ramsey County Board discussion with Metropolitan Council Chair  Materials
April 16, 2019 10 a.m. (estimated) Ramsey County Workforce Statistics Report - Service Team Overview Materials 
April 9, 2019 9:45 a.m. Transportation Funding Materials
10:30 a.m.  Laying the Foundation for Adult Corrections Reform Materials
1:30 p.m. Ramsey County Riverfront Property Master Developer Update Materials
April 2, 2019 10:30 a.m. (estimated) Ramsey County Workforce Statistics Report Materials
Mar. 26, 2019 1:30 p.m. Body Worn Cameras  Materials
Mar. 19, 2019 1:30 p.m.  Energy Workshop Materials
Mar. 12, 2019 9:45 a.m. (estimated) 2019-2021 Economic Development Work Plan and Initiatives Materials
Feb. 26, 2019 9:45 a.m. (estimated) Housing Affordability  Materials 
1:30 p.m.  Community Use of Ramsey County - Owned or Managed Lands Materials 
Feb. 19, 2019 9:45 a.m. (estimated) Accessible Service Delivery & Facilities  Materials 
Feb. 12, 2019 9:45 a.m. (estimated) Update on Voter Engagement  Materials 
Feb. 5, 2019 9:45 a.m. (estimated) Corporate Naming Rights Materials
10:15 a.m. (estimated) 2019-2023 Transportation Improvement Program Materials 
Jan. 22, 2019 1:30 p.m. Vadnais Sports Center Dome Materials