Raymond Avenue construction to begin in July; St. Paul’s District 12 looking ahead to second phase


Construction on Raymond Avenue between University and Hampden avenues is scheduled to begin the second week of July and last through November.

The District 12 Community Council plans to hold a meeting for neighbors and property owners to discuss details of the project and parking and lane-closure solutions.

Contact Lauren Fulner-Erickson, lauren@sapcc.org or 651-649-5992, with general questions.

Questions about particular properties and dates should be directed to the Department of Public Works onsite inspector, Mike Vanbeuskom, 651-775-6673, or the project engineer, Tom Stadsklev, 651- 266-6078.

Looking ahead, community visioning for the reconstruction of Raymond Avenue from Hampden Avenue to Como Avenue will begin this summer, and the District 12 Community Council is looking for bikers, walkers, business owners and neighbors who live on Raymond, as well as individuals from the rest of St. Anthony Park, to help brainstorm during block parties, with surveys and other channels of community engagement.

Contact Lauren Fulner-Erickson, lauren@sapcc.org or 651-649-5992, if you are interested in joining the task force.