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Posted on: July 1, 2022

Pet Safety Tips for Fireworks

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Posted on: June 22, 2022

St. James Fireworks - Saturday, July 2nd

The St. James annual Fireworks will be on Saturday, July 2 at dusk. Bring a blanket or lawn chair to Memorial Park and watch the fireworks over St. James Lake.

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Posted on: June 28, 2022

Meadowlark Compost Site Hours this week

Meadowlark Compost Hours this week

Saturday, July 2
8:00am - Noon & 1:00pm - 5:00pm

Monday, July 4
CLOSED ALL DAY
Have a safe 4th of July!

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Posted on: June 28, 2022

City Hall Closed - Monday, July 4th

City Hall will be closed Monday, July 4th in Observance of Independence Day. Have a safe holiday!

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Posted on: June 27, 2022

2nd Avenue South Improvements Project Update 6-24-22

Review of work progress to date

  • Centerpoint Energy has completed replacing their lines and services.  This work was not under the direction or supervision of the City but is necessary to prepare for the proposed sewer and water installations. &...
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Posted on: June 15, 2022

News Release from the Wastewater Department

A plea from City of St James’s wastewater department: Don’t flush disposable wipes or paper towels!   Toilet paper is the only non-organic thing that should be flushed down the toilet!

 Disposable wipes and towels have...

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Posted on: June 15, 2022

Boulevard Tree Information

Boulevard Tree Letter of Agreements are due September 20, 2022

FOR MORE INFORMATION or if you have additional questions email: chad.stradtman@ci.stjames.mn.us 

Click here for more information about the Boulevard Tree program

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Posted on: June 8, 2022

Welcome Police Officer Seth Reinke

At last nights Council meeting, Seth Reinke was sworn in by Mayor Sturm as our newest police officer for the St. James Police Department. Please welcome Officer Reinke to our team! 

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Posted on: May 31, 2022

Notice of Meeting - St. James Charter Commission

The St. James Charter Commission is holding a public comment session on June 6, 2022 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm and from 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm at the Community Building. Individuals unable to attend the sessions can obtain a copy of the proposed change...

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

2-Hour Parking Implemented in downtown St. James

The City of St. James Council passed a resolution to implement 2-Hour Parking to certain downtown streets. This affects the "red outlined" streets on map from 8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday through Friday.

2-Hour Parking Map

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Posted on: May 19, 2022

2nd Avenue South Improvements Project Newsletter

As you know, the City of St. James is undertaking a construction project to improve the city streets and utilities along 2nd Avenue S, 6th Avenue S, Armstrong Boulevard S, 2nd Street S, and 3rd Street S. The project includes the complete street and utilit...

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

2nd Avenue South Improvement Project Begins May 16

(Weather permitting) The 2nd Avenue South Improvement Project begins phase 1 on Monday, May 16 with tree removals on 6th Ave. 

Temp Water / Removals will begin the week of May 23rd. 

Stay tuned for updates and timelines for project.

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Posted on: May 5, 2022

City of St. James Awarded Safe Routes to School Grant

The City of St. James has been awarded a $250k Safe Routes to School (SRTS) Grant from the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT).  The SRTS programs work to improve safety and reduce traffic near and around schools.  The grant m...

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Posted on: February 12, 2022

Coffee with the Mayor

Coffee with the Mayor has a new look! Each month there will be a different topic for discussion. Come for coffee and conversation.

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Posted on: January 19, 2022

Business Spotlight Program

 The City of St. James Economic Development team is thrilled to announce its new "Business Spotlight" program.  The recognition program is designed to create awareness about the variety of quality businesses located in the City...

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