Ward 6 Weekly Update 3/24/2023

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March 24, 2023

1-4 Unit Housing Study: Phase 2

Webinar for 1-4 Unit Housing Study

Attend one of two upcoming webinars on the 1-4 Unit Housing Study. Each webinar will feature an informational presentation about the proposed Phase 2 zoning code changes and provide an opportunity for the community to ask questions of the 1-4 Unit Housing Study team. 

Upcoming webinar sessions (no registration necessary):

More information at stpaul.gov/1to4study!

Work for St Paul Parks & Rec

job posting for Parks & Rec

Work outdoors this summer for Saint Paul Parks and Recreation! Full and part time positions are available at parks, rec centers, pools, golf courses, athletic complexes, Phalen Park Beach, Como Park Zoo & Conservatory and more. Entry level positions are available for ages 15 and up. Apply online today!

Greater East Side Renter Forum

Renter Forum

ARE YOU A RENTER IN THE GREATER EAST SIDE? Join in Tuesday April 4 at 6pm at Hayden Heights Library for a meal and a chat about renter's rights and community organizing. Special guests will be there to chat about their organizing experience in their buildings, and talk about recent victories for renter's rights. Sandwiches will be provided by the East Side Freedom Library. More information here!

Saint Paul Financial Empowerment Community Awards

Financial Empowerment Awards

Do you know a person or organization that should be recognized for their hard work in the field of financial empowerment? Nominations are now open for first ever Saint Paul Financial Empowerment Community Awards! Submit nominations at

HREEO Commission Application Open

HREEO commission

The Human Rights and Equal Economic Opportunity (HREEO) Commission is seeking new members. This commission works to promote human rights and opportunities in St. Paul. Apply online by April 1st at stpaul.gov/Apply.

New Position: Water Utility Trainee

water utilities trainee

Become a UTILITY TRAINEE with St Paul Regional Water Services! Trainees who complete the program and obtain a driver's license will be promoted into a Water Utility Worker I position to continue a long rewarding career in the water industry. Apply:

Property Tax Deferral for Senior Citizens

Property tax deferral

Property Tax Deferral for Senior Citizens through the State of MN may allow you to defer a portion of the property taxes you owe. Read full details here or call 651-556-6091.

Contact Us

Email: ward6@stpaul.gov

Phone: 651-266-8660

Facebook: NelsieYangWard6

Twitter: @NelsieYangCM

Meet & Greet phone call appointments are available on Thursdays. Register online at stpaul.gov/ward6.

Deadline Extended -  Community Reparations Commission

reparations report

There's still time to apply to be a member of the Saint Paul Recovery Act Community Reparations Commission

Applications due April 14th.

This 11-member Commission will serve as an advisory body to the Mayor and the City Council on matters related to damage caused by public and private systemic racism in the City of Saint Paul which resulted in racial disparities in generational wealth, homeownership, health care, education, employment and pay, and fairness within the criminal justice system among the American descendants of slavery.

Hiring - Snow Emergency Ticketers

cars covered in snow

It may be late in the season, but it doesn’t look like the snow is done with us yet. More staff are needed to help enforce parking rules during snow emergencies. Become a Snow Emergency Ticketer and earn $22/hour! This is a part-time position, perfect for those passionate about snow emergency rules. Click here for more information and to apply!

Register for Youth Summer Sports

Youth Summer Sports header--offered for free for ages 9 and up!

Sign up for summer youth sports! Registration fees have been eliminated for youth sports 10U and up (ages 9+) at all recreation center sites. 

Registration for all summer sports runs through March 31. Learn more and register at stpaul.gov/youthsports.

For the summer 2023 season, all registered 4U, 6U and 8U participants will receive a free glove, courtesy of the Minnesota Twins!

Year Round STAR Grants Available

Ward 6 STAR funding

Do you own a business or run a non-profit in St Paul's 6th Ward? Are you in need of funding for a time-sensitive building repair or improvement?

You may be eligible for a Year-Round STAR Grant from Ward 6. Please email our office at Ward6@stpaul.gov with information on your project and to receive an application.

Applications are subject to approval from the St Paul STAR Board and St Paul City Council. Funding is given as reimbursement for approved expenses, up to $15,000 per project per year. 

COVID Testing and Treatment Resources

Test to Treat

Find test-to-treat locations  where you can get and fill COVID treatment medications same-day. 

Make an appointments to receive the newest covid booster, available for adults and children ages 5-11.

COVID-19 Testing

COVID-19 Self-testing 

What to do if you are Sick or Test Positive: COVID-19

Close Contact or Exposure to COVID-19