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#245 Nov 5, 2010
Fear North Saint Paul? I stand in the devils face and piss on his leg.
I fear of nothing....
#246 Nov 6, 2010
Bulk item pickup
$10,000,000 Community center
Cable TV promotion
Ice skateing rink installation/maintainance
Silver Lake Beach operation
Casey Lake Park operation
Tower Park operation
Joy Park operation
Southview Park operation
Bus Garage for ISD 622
$13,000,000 Garage Majahl for utility+electric toys
Gateway trail parking lots
Wasted money Gateway Trail bridge because of close calls "Wiger"
Deaths at 120 and 36 and NO NEW BRIDGE, sick elected officials
Realestate construction/development houses and retail
$6,500,000 City Hall
30% higher property taxes than Oakedale
20% higher property taxes than Maplewood
Higher electric rates
None of the programs Xcel offers its customers
#248 Nov 6, 2010
All Pro Window closed down Friday on Main Street.
Downtown Empty and in shambles.
4" deep holes in the concrete.
Dead and dying trees.
Tripping hazards on walks.
Massive cracking in the sidewalks, shoddy patchwork repair.
Gum spackled surfaces, Cigarette butts all over in front of Bars.
Holes drilled in side walks in front of Neumans so the can put signs in it.
Brick work shot and falling apart. Unpainted curbs, lines and crosswalks.
Plywood instead of concrete in front of Sundbergs with splinters and rot.
Mildew infested buildings.
Empty building sites with junk laying around.
Contaminated soil from various long gone gas stations.
BUT THE CITY HAS A:
NEW CITY HALL
NEW UTILITY BUILDING
NEW FIRE STATION
NEW PUBLIC WORKS FACILTY
NEW BUS GARAGE
NEW HIGH SCHOOL
NEW WALK BRIDGE
NEW BIKE TUNNEL
NEW TRUCKS, CARS, FURNITURE, COMPUTERS, AMENITIES
NEW FITNESS CENTER
NEW POLAR DEN FOR WAYWARD EMPLOYEES TO CHIT CHAT
NEW ASSISTANT TO THE MANAGER
NEW, NEW YUKON DENALI FOR THE CITY MANAGER
NEW WIND MILL
NEW EPA POSITION.
They keep building but no one comes...
Saint Paul, MN
#249 Nov 6, 2010
People need to start going to city council meetings and asking questions! I think the state auditor should look into it's finances. The back dating of legal documents by the old city attorney and admin, the "UNAUDITED" section of the city financial report for 2009, the "personal expenses" of the city manager that were over budget by over $60,000 in 2009. The fiber optic loan they took out, the loans from Berwald roofing, the numerous properties Scott Duddeck owns. The city not bidding out contracts and giving them to family members.... what a waste of tax dollars.
I'd also like to hear what the city has to say at the next meeting about "looking into" officer Crittenden's wife's comments. Encourage everyone you know to attend the meetings and ask questions! Also send a complaint to the state auditor. On the state auditors website website under report a concern.
What about not taping meetings and censoring them?
#250 Nov 6, 2010
Yikes...We got to get together. How about next week
Saint Paul, MN
#251 Nov 7, 2010
Yes, how about Wednesday? sometime after 4:30?? I'd love to get all the facts together.
Saint Paul, MN
#252 Nov 7, 2010
Talked to a guy who moved out of NSP and asked him why they moved.
He said the cost of living in NSP is about $200 per month higher than Oakdale. He moved his family out and bought a new car with the savings.
Even if you loose money on the house the interest rates are so low that you can make a clean break and get into an area with less Section 8 housing, less houses being rented and foremost less crime associated with the government funded rifraf.
#253 Oct 2, 2014
I am sorry you are so into shame. Christ L has given years of service and hours and hours of his time to help people. Yes Christine should have been included and please know that people are praying for her. I am sure that he is also, even if he did not remember right at that moment.
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