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A City of Progress, Pride and Possibilities.

Upcoming Events

  • August 26, 2016 5:00 pmFriday Nite Rally Car Show
  • August 26, 2016 6:00 pmWelcome Home Olympian Kiana Eide
  • September 2, 2016 5:00 pmFriday Nite Rally Car Show
  • September 5, 2016Labor Day - City Offices Closed
  • September 6, 2016 6:00 pmCity Council Meeting
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Current News

City Trail Seal Coating

August 29 and 30 (Weather permitting)

City trails east of Highway 47 are scheduled to be seal coated on August 29 and 30 (Weather permitting)

Seal coat:
– dries in 1 – 1 1/2 hours
– will look wet for 2 – 3 weeks
– is 88% bio based green friendly
– is made from soy oil, canola oil and polymers
– is environmentally safe

Thank you for your cooperation!

Water Main Service Interruption

August 25 and 26 - 6:30 a.m. to 11 a.m.

On August 25th and August 26th, the Bridge Street water main will be shut down at 6:30 am until 11 am. Crews will be replacing portions of the water main system.  Areas that will be affected include:

  • (Bridge St.) From Lake George Blvd going east to the American Legion

Please refer to the utility map that is attached to determine if your residence or business will be affected. Continue to check the City web site for what areas will be affected. Thank you for your patience with this matter. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact:

Chad Linder-(Project Foreman) 1-612-419-0436

Notice of Road Closure/Detour

August 26 - September 5, 2016 (Weather permitting)

Reason:  Road Construction

  • Westbound CSAH 24 (Bridge St) From Lake George Blvd To Rum River Blvd is closed
  • CR 72 (Rum River Blvd) From Bridge St To Park  Rd is closed

Welcome Home Olympian Kiana Eide

on Friday, August 26, 2016 at 6:00 pm

The City of St. Francis would like to invite you to help welcome home Kiana Eide and her family Troy, Lolita and Celine on Friday, August 26, 2016 at 6:00 pm.  The Welcome Home Ceremony will be held in Community Park located at 22825 St. Francis Blvd, St. Francis, MN 55070.  Kiana is a member on Team USA Rhythmic Gymnastics that will participate at the 2016 Summer Olympics held in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.  They are the first Rhythmic Gymnastics Group to qualify for the Olympics in 20 years.  The times for everyone to watch them live are Saturday, August 20th at 8:00 am Central time for the first event and 10:40 am for the second event.  If they make it to finals, they will be held on Sunday, August 21st at 9:00 am.  These are livestreamed on NBCOLYMPICS.COM.  They will also walk in the Closing Ceremony on Sunday, August 21st.  Please come and help us welcome home Kiana and her family.

Congratulations to St. Francis resident, Kiana Eide, for making the Olympic team!

If you would like to support Kiana and her family in representing the United States at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, they are accepting donations at https://www.gofundme.com/eidefamilyolympics.

Road Closure/Detour

Bridge St to 225th Ave/CSAH 9 to Kerry St

County Road 9 will be closed from Bridge Street to 225th Avenue.  This is anticipated to be closed from August 9 – August 20.

Bridge Street will be closed from County Road 9 to Kerry Street.  This is anticipated to be closed from August 9 – August 20.  The newly paved Kerry Street will be used as a local detour for Bridge Street traffic while this section is closed.

CSAH 9 DETOUR

BRIDGE STREET DETOUR

CONSTRUCTION UPDATES

Bridge Street

UPDATE 8/18/2016:  

Bridge Street

During the week of August 22, the following is scheduled to be completed:

  • County Road 9 will be closed from Bridge Street to 225th Avenue.  It is expected to be open on August 24.
  • Bridge Street will remain closed from County Road 9 to Kerry Street.  The newly aligned Kerry Street is being used as a local detour for Bridge Street traffic while this section is closed.  Poppy Street will remain closed.
  • The contractor will pave portions of roadway on Poppy Street, Bridge Street and County Road 9.
  • The contractor will continue east with sanitary sewer installation on Bridge Street.
  • Rum River Boulevard (CR 72) is anticipated to be closed from Bridge Street to the western High School entrance either later in this week or at the beginning of the week of August 29.  This will allow construction of the curb and gutter and pavement on this section of roadway.

Anticipated Construction Schedule:

  • The roadway on Rum River Boulevard (CR 72) and Bridge Street will continue to be constructed during the week August 29.

Anoka County Weekly Construction Update Link – http://www.anokacounty.us/1578/Construction-Weekly

ELECTIONS

Local Election Results from the August 9, 2016 Primary

Mayor – Two Year Term Steven Feldman and Jerry Tveit will be on the general election ballot November 8, 2016.

Two Council Members – Four Year Terms The top four will move on to the general election ballot November 8, 2016.

Robert Bauer, Tim Brown, Joseph Muehlbauer, and Richard Orpen

Polling Place hours are 7 am to 8 pm on the day of the Election.

Polling locations are:

Saint Francis Precinct-1       St Francis Warming House, 3948 229th Ave NW, St Francis, MN 55070 (Residents west side of the Rum River)

Saint Francis Precinct-2        Rum River North Park Pavilion, 23100 Rum River Blvd. NW, St Francis, MN (Residents east side of the Rum River)

Isanti County Precinct-3      Rum River North Park Pavilion, 23100 Rum River BLVD NW, St Francis, MN (Residents living in Isanti County but in the city limits)

To find out what precinct you vote at click the link below:

http://pollfinder.sos.state.mn.us

Comprehensive Plan Update

Seeking Proposals

The City of St Francis is seeking proposals for the comprehensive plan update to satisfy the requirements outlined by the Metropolitan Council Thrive MSP 2040 document. All proposals shall be clearly identified and forwarded to the City no later than 4:00 p.m., August 8, 2016.  Contact Kate Thunstrom, Community Development Director at kthunstrom@stfrancismn.org with questions.

Important Notice About Stormwater Fees

Reminder notices were mailed out the week of June 20.

Starting in 2016, each parcel will be billed $60.00 per year.

2016 Economic Development Plan

The Economic Development Plan was created for the purpose of providing consistent information to contractors and developers about development opportunities within the city.  This is to be a guide for interested individuals regarding St. Francis’s local demographics, labor and industry profile.  Within the report you will find information that outlines the workforce and employment opportunities within the city.  This tool is available for those looking to create or expand employment opportunities within the City of St. Francis.

Vacancies in the Following Commissions

EDA & Charter Commission Members

Please visit our Job Opportunities page for more details.

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City trails east of Highway 47 are scheduled to be seal coated on August 29 and 30 (Weather permitting)

Seal coat:
- dries in 1 - 1 1/2 hours
- will look wet for 2 - 3 weeks
- is 88% bio based green friendly
- is made from soy oil, canola oil and polymers
- is environmentally safe

Thank you for your cooperation!
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City Hall

Hours: 7:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Monday - Thursday (Closed Fridays)
Phone: 763-753-2630
23340 Cree Street NW
St. Francis, MN 55070

Public Works

Hours: 6:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Monday - Thursday (Closed Fridays)
Phone: 763-233-5200
4058 St. Francis Blvd. NW
St. Francis, MN 55070

Police Department

Hours: 6:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Monday - Friday
Phone: 763-753-1264
Non-Emergency: 763-427-1212
4058 St. Francis Blvd. NW
St. Francis, MN 55070

Fire Department

Non-Emergency: 763-753-2334
3740 Bridge Street NW
St. Francis, MN 55070