Summit Avenue Regional Trail Master Plan

Summit Avenue Regional Trail Master Plan

Now is the time to share your input! Saint Paul Parks and Recreation is engaging community members to inform and develop a Master Plan for Summit Avenue that reviews the corridor from the Mississippi River to Downtown Saint Paul. This master plan will evaluate...
New Board Member Spotlight: Dana Bruce

New Board Member Spotlight: Dana Bruce

(Photo Credit: Katie Thering) Dana Bruce joined the board in 2021 representing Ward 3 (Highland/Mac Groveland). Last year she served on the Party for the Parks host committee and created our “Many Hats Award” to recognize volunteer leaders who are involved with and...
An Amazing Fall for Recreation Programs!

An Amazing Fall for Recreation Programs!

Recreation Centers become more accessible and welcoming with consistent drop-in activity. This year, rather than rely solely on our Rec Check No-School Day program, work teams strategized to offer unified open gym activities across the city, in addition to hosting...
Cochran Park Fundraising Kicks Off!

Cochran Park Fundraising Kicks Off!

Ramsey Hill Association is raising funds to restore the historic fountain. The Ramsey Hill Association launched its fundraising campaign to restore Cochran Park’s historic fountain with a sold-out evening of “Cocktails for Cochran” at The Commodore on Oct 22. Funds...
China Friendship Garden Launches Phase 2

China Friendship Garden Launches Phase 2

This Phase includes the Hmong Plaza, Pavilion Landscape, Donor Wall and Moon Gate. The Minnesota China Friendship Garden Society, working with the Saint Paul Parks & Recreation Department and two Changsha architects, formally launched phase two of the garden with...
Swede Hollow Interpretive Sign Unveiling

Swede Hollow Interpretive Sign Unveiling

Join us to celebrate the addition of new interpretive signs celebrating the communities who called Swede Hollow home. Approximately 264,000 people travel through Swede Hollow Park on the Bruce Vento Trail. New interpretive signs will give trail users a reason to get...